15 April 2010,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 16,875
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
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.
VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium
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