• Oriental Rugs and Carpets auction at Christies

    Sale 7845

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    15 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 122

    A KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' PICTORIAL RUG

    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' PICTORIAL RUG
    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
    A few minute repairs along the edges on each side and one end, otherwise very good condition
    7ft.2in. x 4ft.5in. (218cm. x 135cm.)


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    The inscriptions around the border are verses about Bahram Gur, probably from the Haft Paikar of Nizami.

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