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    Sale 7616

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    10 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 38

    A NORTH WEST PERSIAN BORDER FRAGMENT

    FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A NORTH WEST PERSIAN BORDER FRAGMENT
    FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY
    Overall wear, corroded brown, small frayed spots, mounted on panel
    11in. x 6ft.6in. (59cm. x 198cm.)


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    A smaller fragment from the same carpet, presumably from the opposing end border, is illustrated by F.R.Martin, A History of Oriental Carpets, State and Court Printing Office, Vienna, 1908, pl.xx.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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