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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century antique Persian Tabriz carpet, the sand field dominated by a large tree with angular flowering vines issuing from a decorative vase at the lower end within a sand border with unusual angular flowering vinery between reciprocal floral meander stripes.

Size: 9'7" 6'7"
Item No: BB2356
Doris Leslie Blau