10 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 2,800 - GBP 3,200
A KAZAK RUG
SOUTH CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1890
Corroded black, minute repairs and touches of repiling
7ft.8in. x 5ft.1in. (233cm. x 154cm.)
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