Sothebys “Carpets” 6 June in New York

Sothebys auction “Carpets” will take place 6 June 2007 in New York. The auction includes 351 lots.
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LOT: 10
RUG NAME: Mudjur prayer rug
AGE: third quarter 19th century
ESTIMATE: 4,000 — 6,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 10 A MUDJAR PRAYER RUG, CENTRAL ANATOLIA, 4,000—6,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 4ft. 9in. by 4ft. 1in. (1.45 by 1.24m.) DESCRIPTION third quarter 19th century Condition Note: oxidized browns, foldwear, holes, partial end guard borders, losses to sides


LOT: 109
RUG NAME: Marasali prayer rug
AGE: ca. 1880
ESTIMATE: 25,000 – 35,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 109 PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION A SHIRVAN MARASALI PRAYER RUG, EAST CAUCASUS, 25,000—35,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 4ft. 3in. by 3ft. 8in. (1.29 by 1.12m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1880 Condition Note: original kilim ends and macramé fringes


LOT: 159
RUG NAME: Bidjar rug
AGE: ca. 1890
ESTIMATE: 6,000 – 9,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 159 A BIDJAR RUG, NORTH PERSIA, 6,000—9,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 7ft. by 5ft. 5in. (2.13 by 1.65m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1890 Condition Note: wool warp, original flatwoven cabled end finishes, stains


LOT: 277
RUG NAME: Sarouk Fereghan carpet
AGE: ca. 1900
ESTIMATE: 10,000 – 15,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 277 A SAROUK FEREGHAN CARPET, NORTH PERSIA, 10,000—15,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 16ft. 4in. by 11ft. (5.03 by 3.35m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1900 Condition Note: original lower flatwoven end finish, minor foldwear


LOT: 281
RUG NAME: Senneh carpet
AGE: third quarter 19th century
ESTIMATE: 30,000 – 40,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 281 PROPERTY OF VARIOUS OWNERS A SENNA CARPET, NORTHWEST PERSIA, 30,000—40,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 12ft. 3in. by 10ft. 5in. (3.73 by 3.17m.) DESCRIPTION third quarter 19th century Condition Note: remnants of original macramé end finish, repiling, overcast sides, stains


LOT: 342
RUG NAME: Ziegler Mahal carpet
AGE: ca. 1900
ESTIMATE: 10,000 – 15,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 342 A ZIEGLER MAHAL CARPET, CENTRAL PERSIA, 10,000—15,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 11ft. 4in. by 9ft. 9in. (3.45 by 2.97m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1900 Condition Note: oxidized browns, foldwear, reweaves, overcast sides


LOT: 53
RUG NAME: Kurdish bagface
AGE: ca. 1880
ESTIMATE: 2,000 — 3,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 53 PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MYRNA BLOOM A KURDISH BAGFACE, WEST PERSIA, 2,000—3,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 3ft. 4in. by 2ft. 9in. (1.02 by 0.84m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1880 Condition Note: oxidized browns


LOT: 54
RUG NAME: Jaff Kurd bagface
AGE: ca. 1880
ESTIMATE: 1,200 – 1,800 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 54 PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MYRNA BLOOM A JAFF KURD BAGFACE, WEST PERSIA, 1,200—1,800 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 1ft. 11in. by 1ft. 6in. (0.58 by 0.46m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1880 Condition Note: oxidized browns, patches, missing on sides and ends, applied selvages to all sides


LOT: 66
RUG NAME: Shirvan prayer rug
AGE: ca. 1890
ESTIMATE: 4,000 – 6,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 66 A SHIRVAN PRAYER RUG, EAST CAUCASUS, 4,000—6,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 4ft. 10in. by 4ft. 3in. (1.47 by 1.29m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1890 Condition Note: original flatwoven end finishes, partially oxidized browns, foldwear, some repiled, slits, stains


LOT: 90
RUG NAME: Karachopt Kazak rug
AGE: ca. 1880
ESTIMATE: 15,000 – 20,000 USD
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 90 PROPERTY OF VARIOUS OWNERS A KARACHOPT KAZAK RUG, SOUTHWEST CAUCASUS, 15,000—20,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 7ft. 1in. by 6ft. 2in. (2.16 by 1.88m.) DESCRIPTION circa 1880 Condition Note: oxidized browns, minor partial end, foldwear


LOT: 95
RUG NAME: Ninghsia pillar rug
AGE: early 19th century
ESTIMATE:
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: LOT 95 A NINGHSIA PILLAR RUG, WEST CHINA, 5,000—7,000 USD MEASUREMENTS approximately 5ft. 11in. by 3ft. (1.80 by 0.91m.) DESCRIPTION early 19th century Condition Note: oxidized browns