Lot 448

A VERY FINE PART SILK ISFAHAN RUG, CENTRAL PERSIA
approx: 7ft.9in. x 4ft.9in.(236cm. x 145cm.)
A shaded light red field with scrolling arabesques and palmettes around central floral medallion. in an ivory border of similar design between arabesque and plain stripes. This rug has good pile. Fine weave, approx: 8 x 7 knots per sq. cm; woven on silk warps. selvages original. Ends very slightly frying. In general this rug is in good usable condition. Attractive.

Estimate: £600-£900