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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century antique rug from Tabriz, Persia, the camel field with an allover lattice of scrolling vinery issuing split leaves, palmettes and delicate flowering vinery within a dark blue palmette vinery border.

Size: 18'9" 10'2"
Item No: BB4259
Doris Leslie Blau