9 October 2006
A KIRMAN PICTORIAL RUG
SOUTH EAST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
Depicting Nader Shah Afshar, overall very good condition
7ft.10in. x 4ft.9in. (238cm. x 145cm.)
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This rug depicts the seated figure of Nader Shah Afshar amongst his courtiers.
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