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Lot 173: Fine Coupled Column Silk Tabriz Prayer Rug Signed Iravani


Sotheby's Saturday May 19, 1984 Fine Rugs and Carpets Sale

Sotheby's May 19, 1984. New York, Lot 173:

"FINE COUPLED COLUMN silk tabriz PRAYER RUG, Northwestern Persia

last quarter 19th century, inscription cartouches.

Approximately 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m.) x 4 feet 2 inches (1.27 m.)

The white carouche reads, 'The weaving of IRAVANI by order of Felin' (probably name of European commissioner of the piece).  The small blue cartouche reads 'Number 12'."

Estimate: $35,000 / 45,000 

Passed, unsold or withdrawn

Lot 173, Column Silk Tabriz Prayer Rug *Sotheby's Lot 73 May 19th, 1984 New York City. Passed, unsold or withdrawn.

Signed Silk Tabriz "The weaving of Iravani by order of Felin"

Signed Silk Tabriz, weaving of IRAVANI Detail of quarter rug

Antique Silk Tabriz Prayer Rug  


View Photo Gallery of Sotheby's New York Catalog, Fine Oriental Rugs and Carpets: May 19, 1984




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