25 October 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 36,500
Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 25,000
A TABRIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
Even light wear, minor restorations, selvages replaced, ends rewoven
13ft.10in. x 10ft.10in. (420cm. x 330cm.)
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