Lot 2

AN EXTREMELY FINE ANTIQUE SILK TABRIZ RUG, NORTH-WEST PERSIA
approx: 4ft.1in. x 2tf.1in.(124cm. x 63cm.)
Very well drawn floral vase design, soft colours. Apart of tiny touches of slight wear to the top pile in one or two places this rug has full pile and is in very good condition. Salvages original. Ends with short fringes, secured. Extremely fine weave approx: 10 x 10 knots per sq. cm; woven on silk foundation. Excellent example for this type. Seldom found type with such a fine weave. Attractive. ca.1900

Estimate: £2,500-£3,000