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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century Persian Tabriz antique carpet, the abrashed sage field with horizontally arranged palmettes, shrubbery and pendants with radiating playful flowers within a pale peach border with stylized palmettes and shrubbery.

Size: 15' 11'5"
Item No: BB4214
Doris Leslie Blau