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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 311

    A HERIZ CARPET

    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A HERIZ CARPET
    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
    The rust-red field with scrolling leafy vine surrounding an indigo medallion with a rose-pink centre, the sky-blue spandrels similar in an indigo linked flowerhead and angular vine border, localised spots of wear, selvages and ends nibbled
    11 ft. 4 in. x 9 ft. 5 in. (344 cm. x 286 cm.)


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