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"Lotto" rug, circa 1600, Western Turkey, Ushak Region, Ottoman Empire. Formerly Janos Sholtz Collection. Published in Hali 88 (1996)


Christie's Sale 2060
Oriental Rugs and Carpets
8 December 2008, New York

Price realised USD 20,000

reduced in length approximately 6 ft. 1 in. x 2 ft. 2 in. (185 cm. x 66 cm.)


Hali Notes: