Country of Origin: Iran/Persia
JBOC Comments: Compare to Tabriz Rugs on
Rugs on Squidoo, and Persian
Carpet Guide Tabriz_Rugs
Sale Title ORIENTAL RUGS AND
Location London, King Street Sale Date Oct 13, 2005
Lot Number 72 Sale Number 7078
Creator NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
Lot Title A SILK
Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 British pounds
Lot Description A SILK TABRIZ RUG
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890
Full pile throughout, very light colour run, overall good condition
6ft.5in. x 4ft.7in. (196cm. x 140cm.)
Lot Notes The knot count is approximately 7H x 8V per cm. sq.
The inscription cartouche is filled with a Persian couplet which
translates; 'Every night we are the guard of a diadem and crown of the
king with wakeful fortune'.
Seen on www.Christies.com
Rugs the O'Connell Notes
Barry O'Connell 2004 - 2007
October 31, 2009.