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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century Northwest Persian Tabriz antique rug, the dark brown field with a palmette, cloud band and flowering vinery trellis overall within a pale olive green border with palmettes framed by feathery leaves.

Size: 22'4" 12'6"
Item No: BB4212
Doris Leslie Blau