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Antique Tabriz carpet, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

An early 20th century Persian Tabriz antique rug, the royal blue field with a vase design with an allover trellis of stylized palmettes and vinery issuing delicate floral tracery vines within a rust palmette and floral branch border.

Size: 15'5" 11'2"
Item No: BB3156
Doris Leslie Blau