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    Sale 7545

    A Town House in Mayfair

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 517

    A PART-SILK AGRA RUG

    NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    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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    Provenance

    Acquired from C. John, London.