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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran

A late 19th century Persian Tabriz antique garden carpet, a pair of roundels on a field of rectangular panels containing exotic trees and animals in a palette of sand, saffron and red within a sand border with similarly whimsical trees and animals.

Size: 10' 7'6"
Item No: BB4498
Doris Leslie Blau