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    Sale 7572

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    10 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 162

    A PICTORIAL KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' RUG

    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A PICTORIAL KASHAN 'MOHTASHAM' RUG
    CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
    Depicting an episode from the Khamsa of Nizami, with the Persian hero Kay Khusraw arriving on horseback at the palace of Shirin, overall good condition
    6ft.10in. x 4ft.5in. (208cm. x 135cm.)


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