3 May 2001,
Price realised GBP 4,935
GBP 3,500 - GBP 5,000
A TABRIZ CARPET
North West Persia, circa 1890
The rust-red field with overall herati design around a stepped medallion with pendants of similar design, shaded blue spandrels similar, in a rust-red border of palmettes together with flowerheads flanked by saz leaves between ivory and light blue palmette, floral meander and barber-pole stripes, areas of localised wear
12ft.9in. x 9ft. (390cm. x 275cm.)
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