Lot 51: Farahan
October 24, 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Description: 19th century West Persia, wool on cotton. Ferahan is a crucial carpet-making centre located in the Gohm-Arak-Hamadam triangle of central Persia. Ferahan´s rise as a commercial hub took place in the 18th century under the rule of Nadir Shah Afshar. Old Ferahan carpets are rare and priceless. Extremely exquisite knitting and patterns. All finishings are in their original state. 120,1 x 76 inch condition 1, without defects, very good, age-related condition or new.