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    Sale 12187

    Opulence

    10 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 209

    AN ISFAHAN GHAFFARIAN CARPET

    CENTRAL PERSIA, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ISFAHAN GHAFFARIAN CARPET
    CENTRAL PERSIA, 20TH CENTURY
    on a silk foundation and with a woven signature panel in the kilim strip at one end
    Approximately 13 ft. 8 in. x 10 ft. 1 in. (417 cm. x 307 cm.)


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    The signature cartouche reads: Isfahan Ghaffarian

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