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Antique Tabriz carpet, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century Persian Tabriz antique rug, the black field with a precisely-drawn lattice of elongated curvilinear flowering vines and palmettes within a pale rust scattered floral motif border.

Size: 15'8" 11'8"
Item No: BB3293
Doris Leslie Blau