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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century Persian Tabriz antique carpet, the striated blue-green field with an allover trellis of scrolling arabesque vinery, flowering vinery and unusual leaf forms within an ochre palmette and raceme border.

Size: 14'2" 12'10"
Item No: BB4072
Doris Leslie Blau