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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A Persian Tabriz rug

An early 20th century Tabriz rug from Northwest Persia, the ochre field with an allover trellis of palmettes, flowerheads and flowering vines within an abrashed blue and green rosette and leafy vinery border.

Size: 12'2" 9'2"
Item No: BB2953