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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century Northwest Persian Tabriz antique carpet, the red field with a lattice of split-leaf tendrils, flowering vinery and palmettes within a blue palmette and vinery border.

Size: 15'8" 10'8"
Item No: BB3977
Doris Leslie Blau