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Antique Shirvan Prayer rug, Shirvan Region, Azerbaijan.

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Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2436 - Lot 64
Lot 64
Shirvan Prayer Rug, East Caucasus, second half 19th century, (rewoven ends, areas of repiling), 6 ft. x 3 ft. 7 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000