10 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 10,625
Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000
A TABRIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
Light localised wear, ends rewoven
12ft.4in. x 8ft.11in. (376cm. x 272cm.)
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