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    Sale 7429

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    25 October 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 101

    A SILK AND METAL-THREAD KOUM KAPI MAT

    ISTANBUL, TURKEY, CIRCA 1920

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SILK AND METAL-THREAD KOUM KAPI MAT
    ISTANBUL, TURKEY, CIRCA 1920
    Finely woven, full silk pile, silver metal-thread, selvages frayed, original kilims with frayed fringes, pinned on board

    2ft.4in. x 1ft.5in. (71cm. x 43cm.)


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    The knot count is approximately 11H x 10V per cm. sq.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE DR. AMIR PAKZAD CARPET MUSEUM, HANNOVER