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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A Persian Tabriz carpet

A whimsical late 19th century Persian Tabriz antique carpet, the cream field having a naturalistic lush garden design of animals and blossoming trees and branches overall within a dense border with similar flora and fauna.

Size: 19'2" 13'7"
Item No: BB3630

Doris Leslie Blau