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An Alpan, Kuba rug. Circa 1900. 189 x 119cm.

Estimate: $900 - $2,000


Lot Description

An Alpan, Kuba rug. Circa 1900. 189 x 119cm., The entire field patterned with polychrome small palmettes on an old ivory ground. Framed by a broad 'herati' border with a dark-blue ground, and a secondary border of octagons in colours reflecting those of the field. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 4/ page 160