Lot 5

AN EXTREMELY FINE SILK QUM RUG, CENTRAL PERSIA
approx: 5ft.5in. x 3ft.7in.(165cm. x 109cm.)
Classic for this type. Very well drawn design with floral motifs and bird around cusped floral medallion. In stylised flowerhead border between floral and reciprocal stripes. This rug has full pile, fine silk quality. Extremely fine weave, approx; 10 x 9 knots per sq. cm; woven on silk foundation. Original ends and selvages. Excellent condition throughout. Attractive and popular type.

Estimate: £500-£800