Netherhampton Saleroom, Salisbury UK, will hold their next special carpet auction ‘Carpets, Rugs & Textiles’ Wednesday 9 December 2015 at 10.30 am. Their viewing exhibition will be open for the public Monday 7 december and Tuesday 8 December, both days from 10 am to 5 pm, and in the morning of the sale Wednesday 9 december from 8.30 am to 10.00 am.
The auction includes 451 lots from all major rug producing areas Persia, Anatolia, Caucasus, Turkmenistan, China and more.
Lot 140. Massive carpet of all over design in a soft palette, west Anatolia, second half 19th century, 27ft. 3in. x 23ft. 2in. 8.32m. x 7.07m. Estimate £3,000-5,000 Ushak Lot 522. Trensaflossa (inserted pile) carriage seat cover, Skane, southern Sweden, 40in. x 20½in. 102cm. x 52cm. The faded plain weave yellow field with the intials CT above the date of 1702 in inserted pile. Estimate: £500-800 Lot 457. Silk wefted floral rug by the taifeh of the Qashqa’i Confederation, Fars, south west Persia, late 19th century, 6ft. 6in. x 4ft. 1in. 1.98m. x 1.25m. Estimate £2,500-3,500 Kashkuli Lot 456. rug, Fars, south west Persia, late 19th/early 20th century, 7ft. 11in. x 4ft. 5in. 2.41m. x 1.35m. Estimate £1,500-2,000 Khamseh Lot 403. long rug of hexagonal column design, south west Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, 7ft. 11in. x 5ft. 5in. 2.41m. x 1.65m. Estimate: £2,500-3,500 Kazak Lot 402. long rug of all over design, south west Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, 7ft. 6in. x 4ft. 4in. 2.29m. x 1.32m. Estimate: £1,500-2,000 Kazak Lot 401. long rug, south west Caucasus, 20th century, 7ft. 7in. x 4ft. 5in. 2.31m. x 1.35m. Estimate: £1,300-1,500 Karachov Kazak Lot 385. double medallion rug, Karabakh, south west Caucasus, late 19th/early 20th century, 7ft. 8in. x 3ft. 10in. 2.34m. x 1.17m. Estimate £1,000-2,000 Chondzoresk Lot 381. small rug, south west Caucasus, circa 1880s, 5ft. 9in. x 3ft. 3in. 1.75m. x 1m. Estimate £800-1,000 Kazak Lot 333. Carpet by the Ersari of Turkmen , Turkmenistan, 3rd quarter of the 19th century, 12ft. 3in. x 5ft. 10in. 3.73m. x 1.78m. Estimate £2,000-2,500 Beshir Lot 277. prayer rug, west Anatolia, first half 19th century, 4ft. 11in. x 3ft. 8in. 1.50m. x 1.12m. Estimate £800-1,000 Melas Lot 218. Mohtashem silk carpet, west Persia, last quarter 19th century, 9ft. 7in. x 7ft. 9in. 2.92m. x 2.36m. Estimate £8,000-10,000 Kashan Lot 141. carpet, Arak ( Ziegler ) north west Persia, late 19th/early 20th century, 19ft. 10in. x 14ft. 1in. 6.05m. x 4.28m. Estimate £9,000-12,000 Sultanabad
The online auction catalogue can be viewed on the following website:
June Barrett, Netherhampton Salerooms Carpet Department
Location: The Salisbury Auction Centre/Netherhampton Rd, Salisbury SP2 8RH, UK