10 November 2004,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 717
GBP 400 - GBP 700
A FEREGHAN RUG
WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
The shaded indigo field with a stepped ivory floral medallion with vase pendants, similar red spandrels, in a shaded red turtle-palmette and flowering vine border between green floral and boteh stripes, slight wear, small repairs, ends rewoven
6ft.4in. x 4ft. (196cm. x 125cm.)
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This Fereghan rug is of a type normally found with either an indigo or ivory field. A closely related larger carpet sold in our King Street Rooms was woven with the date AH 1286/1869-70 AD (16 October 2003, lot 305).
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