• Oriental and European Rugs & C auction at Christies

    Sale 7752

    Oriental and European Rugs & Carpets

    8 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 55

    AN ISFAHAN PICTORIAL RUG

    SIGNED SEIRAFIAN, CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1940

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ISFAHAN PICTORIAL RUG
    SIGNED SEIRAFIAN, CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1940
    Very finely woven, backing strip, excellent condition
    5ft.10in. x 3ft.7in. (178cm. x 109cm.)


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    The inscription cartouche translates: "Woven (in) Iran, Isfahan, Sayrafiyan". The approximate knot count is 10H x 10.5V per sq. cm.

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