9 October 2006
A KIRMAN CARPET
SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
Localised spots of wear, occasional light surface stains, selvages original, ends missing knots
15ft.10in. x 14ft.4in. (482cm. x 435cm.)
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The inscription cartouche reads; Commissioned by Deylamqani 92. The figure most probably refers to a commissioning number rather than the date when it was woven.
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