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


A HERIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890

Price Realized $48,250

Sale Information
Christie's SALE 7988
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
4 October 2011
London, King Street

Lot Description
A HERIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
Localised wear, minor moth damage and minute spots of repiling, selvages frayed, ends missing knots
19ft. x 12ft.1in. (579cm. x 368cm.)