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    Sale 7540

    A House on the Wiltshire Downs

    6 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 164

    AN ANATOLIAN SILK PRAYER RUG

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ANATOLIAN SILK PRAYER RUG
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Of Mughal design, the pale rose-pink field with an over-size floral spray beneath a pale sage-green mihrab decorated with various flowers, in a sage-green scrolling flowering vine border between ivory floral meander stripes, overall low wear, all four sides over bound, hanging loops at one end
    6 ft. 2 in. x 4 ft. 2 in. (188 x 127 cm.)


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