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    Sale 7429

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    25 October 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 114

    A KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' PICTORIAL RUG

    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' PICTORIAL RUG
    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
    Depicting Nasir al-Din Shah on horseback, overall excellent condition
    8ft.4in. x 5ft. (253cm. x 152cm.)


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    This rug was commissioned by Haji Muhammad Ja'far [13] 07 (AD 1889-90).

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