AN EXTREMELY FINE PART SILK ISFAHAN PICTORIAL RUG, CENTRAL PERSIA
approx: 5ft.9in. x 3ft.9in.(175cm. x 114cm.)
The field depicting human figures. All surrounded by palmette and arabesque border between arrow-head and plain stripes. One or two small light dirt stains, touches of discolouration one side otherwise good pile and fine wool quality. Extremely fine weave, approx: 10 x 10 knots per sq. cm; woven on silk foundation. Unusual and finely made rug.