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Antique Heriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran, late 19th century.


A HERIZ CARPET
NORTHWEST PERSIA, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Price Realized $20,000

Sale Information
Christies SALE 2393
A CABINET OF CURIOSITIES SELECTIONS FROM THE PETER TILLOU COLLECTIONS
28 January 2010
New York, Rockefeller Plaza

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Lot Description
A HERIZ CARPET
Northwest Persia, Late 19th Century
Approximately 15 ft. 6 in. x 10 ft. 5 in. (472 cm. x 317 cm.)