7 October 2010
A PAIR OF VERY LONG BIJAR RUNNERS
WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1870
24ft.4in. x 3ft.4in. (741cm. x 102cm.) and 24ft.7in. x 3ft.4in. (748cm. x 102cm.) (2)
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When discussing a carpet of similar design, colouring and structure, Jim Burns attributes it to Garrus, East Kurdistan, circa 1800 (Antique Rugs of Kurdistan, Seattle, 2002, no.36, pp.130-131).
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