12 October 2000,
Price realised GBP 4,700
GBP 3,000 - GBP 4,000
A SILK TABRIZ PRAYER RUG
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
The burgundy field with a single column at each side and stylised floral sprays, the ivory mihrab arch above with angular flowering vine and hanging mosque-lamp, a mole-grey floral cross panel above and below, in an indigo border of bold floral meander and plain outer stripes, very good condition
6ft.5in. x 4ft.7in. (196cm. x 140cm.)
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