Lot 1

A VERY FINE PART SILK QUM RUG, CENTRAL PERSIA
approx: 6ft.5in. x 4ft.8in.(196cm. x 142cm.)
The field with stylised floral sprays, palmettes and floral vine. Very fine wool quality and part silk used on the field and border. Apart of slight wear to the top pile in one small area at one side, this rug has very good pile and is in very good usable condition throughout. Ends and selvages are original. Very finely woven piece, approx: 9 x 9 knots per sq. cm. Good colour combination. Attractive. Woven, mid 20th century

Estimate: £500-£800