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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

An early 20th century Persian Tabriz antique carpet, the slate blue cusped medallion framed by a thick strap work vine with palmettes and rosettes on a brick red floral motif border within a dense slate blue floral motif border.

Size: 8'6" 5'3"
Item No: BB4125
Doris Leslie Blau