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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 50

    A KIRMAN RUG

    SOUTHEAST PERSIA, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A KIRMAN RUG
    SOUTHEAST PERSIA, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Approximately 7 ft. 10 in. x 4 ft. 11 in. (239 cm. x 150 cm.)


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    The upper inscription cartouche in the border reads: Qasitli wa Baradaran (Qasitli and Brothers). The inscription cartouches in the field are Persian verses in elegant nasta'liq.