10 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 8,125
Estimate GBP 6,500 - GBP 8,000
A PART-SILK PICTORIAL KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' RUG
CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
Depicting the Battle of Alexander the Great, a few minute spot repairs, selvages frayed, one end re-secured along last row of knots
6ft.8in. x 4ft.7in. (204cm. x 140cm.)
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