25 October 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,125
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
A TEHRAN PRAYER RUG
CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1920
Light surface dirt, overall good condition
10ft.10in. x 7ft.2in. (329cm. x 218cm.)
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