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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran, early 20th century.

An early 20th century Persian Tabriz rug, the light brown with an exuberant trellis in beiges and blues of palmettes and flowering vinery within a sage palmette vinery border.
Item No: BB4639
Size: 12' 12'8"

Doris Leslie Blau