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Antique Bakshaish (Bakhshaesh, Bakshaiesh) rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran.


Sotheby's Carpets

Sale: N07919 | Location: New York
Auction Dates: Session 2: Fri, 19 Sep 03 2:00 PM
LOT 113 (of 108)
A BAKSHAISH CARPET, NORTH PERSIA
DATE OF OBJECT
circa 1880

40,00060,000 USD
Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 75,000 USD

measurements: approximately 14ft. 10in. by 11ft. 5in. (4.52 by 3.48m.)

Description: circa 1880