7 October 2010
A KIRMAN PRAYER RUG
SIGNED QASITLI, SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
7ft.11in. x 4ft.10in. (241cm. x 147cm.)
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The upper inscription cartouche in the border reads Qasitli wa Baradaran (Qasitli and Brothers). The four inscription cartouches below are Persian verses in elegant nasta'liq.
Please note that the lots of Iranian origin are subject to U.S. trade restrictions which currently prohibit the import into the United States. Similar restrictions may apply in other countries.
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