Lot 447

A FINE ANTIQUE TEHERAN CARPET, NORTH PERSIA
approx: 12ft.7in. x 8ft.9in.(384cm. x 266cm.)
The light blue field with scrolling palmette and leafy vine together with cloudbands around palmette and arabesque medallion. Spandrels similar. In border of bold multicoloured palmettes, arabesques, floral tendrils and cloudbands between similar designed stripes. Apart of one or two tiny spots of wear, barely visible, this carpet has good pile and is in very good condition throughout. Salvages original. Ends with short fringes, secured. Very good type with fine weave, approx: 7 x 7 knots per sq. cm. Very attractive piece

Estimate: £1,500-£2,000