Netherhampton Salerooms, Salisbury UK, will hold their next special carpet auction ‘Carpets, Rugs & Textiles’ Wednesday 17 May at 10.30 am. Their viewing exhibition will be open for the public Monday, 15 May 10a.m.-5p.m. Tuesday 16 May 10a.m.-5p.m., and morning of sale 8.30a.m.-10 a.m. The auction includes 280 lots from all major rug producing areas Persia, Anatolia, Caucasus, Turkmenistan and China.
Lot 151. Bijar Garrus carpet, north west Persia, last quarter 19th century, 17ft. 9in. x 11ft. 4in. 5.41m. x 3.45m. Estimate: £6000-8000
Lot 153. Serapi carpet, Heriz district, north west Persia, late 19th century, 15ft. 3in. x 9ft. 2in. 4.65m. x 2.80m. Estimate: £10000-15000
Lot 289. Anatolian prayer rug, Basra-Ghiordes, west Anatolia, late 18th or early 19th century, 5ft. 8in. x 4ft. 4in. 1.73m. x 1.32m. Estimate: £2000-2500
Lot 326. Arabatchi Turkmen 5 x 15 gul main carpet, Turkmenistan, second half 19th century, 9ft. 8in. x 7ft. 9in. 2.94m. x 2.36m. Estimate: £1500-2000
Lot 371. Daghestan white field dated prayer rug, north east Caucasus, late 19th century, 4ft. 8in. x 3ft. 1in. 1.42m. x 0.94m. Estimate: £1500-2000
Lot 391. Shirvan-Baku rug, Khila district, south east Caucasus, second half 19th century, 7ft. 6in. x 4ft. 4in. 2.29m. x 1.32m. Estimate: £2000-2500
Rug by the Arab-cherpanlu tireh of the Sheshboluki taifeh of the Qashqa’i Confederation, Fars, south west Persia, last quarter 19th century, 9ft. 6in. x 5ft. 3in. 2.90m. x 1.60m. Estimate: £3000-4000
The online auction catalogue can be viewed on the following website: www.the-saleroom.com.
More information: June Barrett, Netherhampton Salerooms Carpet Department
Location: The Salisbury Auction Centre/Netherhampton Rd, Salisbury SP2 8RH, UK