20 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
A PART-SILK AGRA RUG
NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1890
Of Fereghan design, finely woven with pale yellow silk highlights, the dusty raspberry-red field with an intricate lozenge lattice enclosing flowerheads, in an indigo palmette and angular vine border between pale yellow silk floral meander minor stripes, excellent condition
7ft.4in. x 5ft.1in. (223cm. x 154cm.)
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Acquired from C. John, London.
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