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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century Tabriz rug from Northwest Persia, the oatmeal field with polychrome palmette, rosette and leafy vine trellis overall within a light blue palmette and angular vine border.

Size: 20'10" 15'9"
Item No: BB1400
Doris Leslie Blau