Vintage Samarkand (Khotan) Yellow Hand Knotted Wool Rug BB4439 2'7" × 4'5" $8,000
An early 20th century Samarkand kilim rug, the ochre field with flowering branches around a central dusty rose roundel with a hooked-device centerpiece within a striped and hooked device border.
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Vintage Samarkand (Khotan) Yellow Hand Knotted Wool Rug BB4439