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An antique Karaja with a large red central medallion on a white field, Iranian Azerbaijan


Lot: 162
Karaja An antique Karaja with a large red central medallion on a white field. The angular drawing style of the design, consisting of twigs decorated with leaves, blossoms and birds in pastel colours, is a characteristic feature of the provenance. However, the oversized format of the rug is unusual. Minimally reduced ends, uniformly low pile.
Origin: North West Persia, Azerbaijan
Dimensions:
230 x 150 cm
Age: Late 19th century
Estimate: 6,600.00


Major Spring Auction

Auction date: Saturday 28. May 2011
Rippon Boswell & Co. International Auctioneers of Rare Carpets & Textiles