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    Sale 2006

    Oriental Rugs And Carpets Including Property From The Doris Duke Collection And The Newport Restoration Foundation

    3 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 12

    A BAKHTIARI CARPET

    WEST PERSIA, FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BAKHTIARI CARPET
    West Persia, First Quarter 20th Century
    Approximately 9 ft. 6 in. x 7 ft. 3 in. (190 cm. 221 cm.)


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    This Turkoman-inspired border is unusual to find on Bakhtiaris. For an example of a Turkoman Yomut Main Carpet with a "boat" border please see lot 41 in this sale.