Lot 450

A FINE PART SILK TABRIZ CARPET, NORTH-WES PERSIA

approx: 9ft.11in. x 6ft.8in.(302cm. x 204cm.)

The field with nice overall herati design around double central medallion. ivory spandrels similar. in stylised turtle-palmette and rosette vine border between floral vine and zig-zag stripes. This carpet has full pile, fine wool quality with part silk. Very fine weave, approx: 8 x 8 knots per sq. cm, woven on silk foundation. Ends with fringes, secured. selvages, original. In general this carpet is in an excellent condition throughout. Attractive and popular type on the market.

Estimate: £1,400-£1,800