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Antique Tabriz pictorial hunting scene carpet, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

An early 20th century Persian Tabriz rug, the cream field with a naturalistically-drawn hunting scene with scattered animals, trees and hunters overall within a similar cream border.

Size: 15'6" 13'5"
Item No: BB3752
Doris Leslie Blau