8 October 2009
A KIRMAN MASHA'IR PICTORIAL RUG
SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
Depicting famous historical world figures, differential corrosion and minimal wear, otherwise very good condition
8ft.3in. x 4ft.5in. (251cm. x 135cm.)
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The inscription cartouche translates: "Images of the great men in the whole world who became known in the world through their good deeds and perfect minds. Long live the good name of those who gave light to the world."
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