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    Sale 7717

    Oriental and European Rugs & Carpets

    2 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 30

    A "PETAG" TABRIZ CARPET

    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1910

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A "PETAG" TABRIZ CARPET
    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1910
    A few localised spot reweaves in border, a couple of light stains, full pile throughout
    18ft.8in. x 8ft.5in. (567cm. x 286cm.)


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    The design of this carpet is copied directly from "The Emperor's Carpets" in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and in the Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna.

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