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    Sale 7429

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    25 October 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 153

    A PICTORIAL DOROKSH RUG

    EAST PERSIA, SHA'BAN AH 1313 JANUARY-FEBRUARY/1896 AD

    Price Realised  

    A PICTORIAL DOROKSH RUG
    EAST PERSIA, SHA'BAN AH 1313 JANUARY-FEBRUARY/1896 AD
    Depicting a Canadian Mounty, overall excellent condition

    7ft.10in. x 5ft.1in. (237cm. x 155cm.)


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    This rug was 'Commissioned by His Dignity, the progeny of the Sayyids, the pride of [all] merchants, Aqa Sayyid Ghulam Husayn Bijandi. It was completed in the carpet workshop of Aqa Mir Ghulam Husayn Darakhshi in sha'ban 1312 (January-February 1895).

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