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Antique Heriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran


A HERIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880

Price Realized $36,113

Sale Information
Christies SALE 7752
ORIENTAL AND EUROPEAN RUGS & CARPETS
8 October 2009
London, King Street

Lot Description
A HERIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1880
Light overall wear with minimal repiling and tinting, very slight repiling each end, fringes replaced.
14ft.10in. x 11ft.7in. (452cm. x 352cm.)