• Oriental Rugs and Carpets auction at Christies

    Sale 7845

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    15 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 123

    A TABRIZ PICTORIAL RUG

    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    A TABRIZ PICTORIAL RUG
    NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
    Depicting King Solomon enthroned, spots of repiling, touches of old moth damage, a couple of very small repairs
    5ft.2in. x 4ft.7in. (157cm. x 140cm.)


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