London, South Kensington
6 June 2001
An antique Bijar runner, North-West Persia
The shaded indigo field with polychrome herati pattern around nine light blue and ivory hooked and serrated lozenge medallions containing various polychrome floral motifs and radiating flowerheads, in shaded brick-red border of bold hooked boteh, rosette and angular floral vine between light blue palmette vine and barber-pole stripes, rewoven ends, very well blend, very slight wear
488cm. x 89cm.(16ft. x 2ft.11in.)
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