Lot 425

AN EXTREMELY FINE SILK QUM CARPET, CENTRAL PERSIA
approx: 9ft.10in. x 6ft.5in.(299cm. x 196cm.)
Excellent quality weaving for Qum type. Design is very well drawn. Very good colour combination. Pastel Appearance. This carpet has full pile. Very fine silk quality. Extremely fine weave, approx: 11 x 12 knot per sq. cm, woven on silk foundation. Ends and selvages original. There is a small area of slight discolouration on the back (end edge) which doesn’t affect the pile and face of the carpet. In general this piece is in very good condition throughout. Very attractive and sought after type.

Estimate: £3,000-£5,000