• Oriental Rugs and Carpets auction at Christies

    Sale 7845

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    15 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 15

    AN ISFAHAN CARPET

    SIGNED SARRAF MAMOURY, CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1950

    Price Realised  

    AN ISFAHAN CARPET
    SIGNED SARRAF MAMOURY, CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1950
    Very finely woven, full pile, two minor repairs, scattered very light areas of staining, minute spots of moth damage
    12ft.8in. x 9ft. (387cm. x 274cm.)


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    The approx. knot count is 10H x 9.5V per sq. cm.

    The Farsi inscription reads Iran Isfahan Sarraf Mamoury, overlaying the same words in a different order in black and red Roman capital letters.

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