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A Shahnazali, Kuba rug. Circa 1900. 267 x 154cm

Estimate: $1,600 - $3,200


Lot Description

A Shahnazali, Kuba rug. Circa 1900. 267 x 154cm, A midnight-blue field decorated with four conjoined hexagonal medallions bookended by bashlyk appendages, flanked by white cruciform medallions and surrounded by scattered rosettes and animal motifs. Designated by Professor Letif Kerimov in an appraisal as (1) 'Of great historical and cultural value and rare'. Literature: Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs (The Ulmke Collection, Switzerland) Cat. No. 32/ page 216