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    Sale 7572

    Oriental Rugs and Carpets

    10 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 63

    A QASHQAI 'MILLEFLEURS' PRAYER RUG

    SOUTH PERSIA, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A QASHQAI 'MILLEFLEURS' PRAYER RUG
    SOUTH PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
    One small reweave otherwise very good condition
    6ft. x 4ft.3in. (183cm. x 130cm.)


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    Two virtually identical examples were sold in these Rooms, 15 October, 1987, lot 59 and 14 April, 1988, lot 36. A further example of a Qashqai 'millefleurs' prayer rug can be found in this sale, lot 98.

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