25 October 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,125
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
A TURKISH SILK RUG
Light surface wash, localised light colour-run, one end missing a row of knots
6ft.4in. x 4ft.3in. (193cm. x 130cm.)
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The knot count is approximately 9H x 8V per cm. sq.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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