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    Sale 11939

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    18 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 140

    A LARGE SULTANABAD CARPET

    WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE SULTANABAD CARPET
    WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
    A few small spots of wear and old moth damage, minor scattered repairs, overall good condition
    24ft.1in. x 13ft.5in. (735cm. x 407cm.)


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