Lot 6: Afsahar
October 24, 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Description: around 1900 South Persia , wool on wool. This carpet was manufactured by the semi-nomadic tribe known as the Afshar people, who originally come from the Iranian South-Eastern province of Kerman. The bright background is run through by a floral pattern depicting vines and blossoms. Clear repairing traces, signs of usage, missing frays. 70,1 x 49,2 inch condition 4, complaints by wear, in need of cleaning, restored areas, Abrash. Maybe stains and worn-out areas. Small repairs necessary and worthwhile.