Lot 127: A KIRMAN 'MILLEFLEURS' PRAYER RUG, SOUTHEAST PERSIA |
November 1, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: wool, pile
218cm the left hand side, 218cm the right hand side, 137cm the top, 134cm the bottom. In very good condition, pile generally even 3mm. Fringes trimmed, partially knotted at bottom end and top end fringe trimmed, not overlocked. re-overcast sidecords. Some colour run to the arabesques in the lower section. An intricate design with smart arabesque above the mihrab.
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Dimensions: approximately 218 by 137cm; 7ft. 2in., 4ft. 6in.
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