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Sotheby's October 30 and 31, 1981


Sotheby's New York Catalog, Fine Oriental Rugs and Carpets: October 30 & 31, 1981

October 14, 2008

The following lots are from Sotheby's New York Auction Catalog, which were up for bid on October 30 & 31, 1981 in New York. A very interesting Silk Heriz Double Sided Rug, and a Silk Heriz with Arabesques set on an ivory field. more

Lot 387: Silk Persian Heriz Carpet

September 2, 2008

Sotheby's October 30 and 31, 1981. SILK HERIZ CARPET, First Half 19th century, several splits and holes. Approximately 12 feet 5 inches (3.79 m.) x 10 feet 4 inches (3.15 m.) Estimate: $10,000 / 20,000 more

Lot 339: Rare and Important Double-Sided Persian Silk Heriz Meditation Rug

September 2, 2008

Sotheby's October 30 and 31, 1981. RARE AND IMPORTANT DOUBLE-SIDED SILK HERIZ MEDITATION RUG, Persia Third quarter 19th century, metallic selvage, poetic inscription, dated. Approximately 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m.) x 4 feet 2 inches (1.27 m.) Estimate: $40,000 / 60,000

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