8 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 23,750
Estimate GBP 12,000 - GBP 16,000
A PART-SILK DOROKSH PICTORIAL RUG
EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
Depicting Bahram Gur hunting, very finely woven, minimal wear and corrosion, silk corroded, repaired long cut, a few minor repairs
7ft.8in. x 5ft.3in. (234cm. x 160cm.)
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The approximate knot count is 9H x 10V per sq. cm.
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