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A Ninghsia Carpet, West China

Tied 9th for Most Expensive Carpets 2008

 

Sotheby's New York June 11, 2008 Sale N08456

Antique Ninghsia Carpet from 18th century

 

LOT 222:  A NINGHSIA CARPET, WEST CHINA

Estimate 60,000—80,000 USD


Lot Sold.  Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 

$ 74,500 USD

Back to TOP TEN Rugs and Carpets of 2008

 

MEASUREMENTS

approximately 13ft. 8in. by 13ft. 4in. (4.17 by 4.06m.)

 

DESCRIPTION

18th century

oxidized browns, foldwear, scattered spot stains

 

PROVENANCE

Collection of Neil and Sharon Phillips, sold Christie's New York, December 12, 2007, lot 125

  

 


Ninghsia Medallion




Ninghsia

         
 
 

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