10 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
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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