Lot 15

AN ANTIQUE ZIEGLER CARPET, WEST PERSIA
approx: 15ft. x 10ft.8in.(457cm. x 324cm.)

The field with large floral medallion surrounded by leafy sprays and bold palmettes. In broad border of multicoloured palmettes and arabesques between floral and plain stripes. Localized wear in places. Small touches of repiling, well done. Selvages rebound, well done. Ends with short fringe, original. In general this carpet is in good usable condition throughout. Attractive and great furnishing piece. ca.1880

Estimate: £8,000-£12,000