7 October 2010
A SILK KASHAN CARPET
CENTRAL PERSIA, CIRCA 1910
Overall very good condition
12ft.7in. x 8ft.10in. (384cm. x 270cm.)
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The approx. knot count is 7.5H x 8.5V per sq. cm.
The field design of the present carpet is another version of that associated with the town of Joshaghan. For a discussion of the design and its origins please see the note to lot 8 in this sale.
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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