2 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
AN ISFAHAN CARPET
SIGNED ZULFIQARI, CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1950
Very finely woven, on silk warps, a few scattered stains, otherwise very good condition
11ft.10in. x 7ft.9in. (360cm. x 236cm.)
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The knot count is 10 x 10 per cm. sq.
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