25 October 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 14,900
Estimate GBP 12,000 - GBP 18,000
A KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' PICTORIAL RUG
CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
Light corrosion in black and localised green, minute spots of repiling, spot reweave at one end
6ft.10in. x 3ft.8in. (208cm. x 112cm.)
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The central portrait bust depicting Sultan Ahmad Shah Qajar.
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