20 December 2000
An antique Amritsar carpet
The dusty-pink field with a large concentric pale green medallion issuing multiple palmette and leafy vine, enclosing a bold radiating centrepiece, wide ivory palmette spandrels in a shaded fox-red border of bold turtle-palmettes, between floral and plain stripes, short kilim at each end, areas of wear
353cm. x 276cm.
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