Lot 46

A VERY FINE TEHERAN PRAYER RUG, NORTH PERSIA
approx: 7ft.6in. x 4ft.8in.(228cm. x 142cm.)
Very well drawn design with large flowering vase, various motifs, birds, animal cartouche and animal combat groups. Arabesque mihrab above. I similar design border between floral and reciprocal stripes. This rug has very good pile and good colour combination with light beige field. Selvages and ends secured. Fine weave, approx: 8 x 7 knots per sq.cm. In general this rug is in very good condition throughout. Attractive and unusual design for this type.

Estimate: £1,600-£2,200