Lot 16

A FINE PART SILK KASHAN RUG, CENTRAL PERSIA
approx: 7ft.3in. x 4ft.8in.(221cm. x 142cm.)

Very nicely drawn design with central large human figure surrounded by flowering plants. Multiple floral and leafy vine border. Selvages original. Ends with shot fringes, secured. Very fine weave, approx: 7 x 7 knots per sq. cm; woven on silk foundation. The pile is full, fine kurk quality wool with part silk. In general this rug is in very good condition throughout. Attractive. ca.1920

Estimate: £3,000-£4,000