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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    A HERIZ CARPET

    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900

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    A HERIZ CARPET
    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
    The rust-red field with flowering palmette vine surrounding an indigo medallion with a pale blue central rosette, the shaded pale blue spandrels similar, in an indigo angular palmette vine border, areas of wear, selvages rebound, ends nibbled
    10 ft. 1 in. x 7ft. 10 in. (307 cm. x 238 cm.)


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