Netherhampton Salerooms will have their next specialist auction “Carpets, Rugs and Textiles” 6 December 2012 at 11am in Netherhampton, Salisbury. This auction includes 564 lots including a small private library of books and catalogues relating mostly to carpets, rugs and textiles.
Viewing Monday 3 december 10am-5pm, Tuesday 4 December 10am-5pm, Wednesday 5 December 8.30am-4pm and morning of sale 6 December 8.30-10.30am. The carpet stacks will be turned each view day at 1pm and on the morning of sale 9am.
Among the carpets is a remarkable 1900-1920 Malayer rug, lot 1514, estimated to £3000-3500. “This Malayer rug, with its thick velvety pile of the highest quality wool, is one of the most exceptional Malayer rugs we have encountered” said June Barrett to Jozan Magazine.
Netherhampton Salerooms catalogue is online and the carpet lots start with lot 1500.
Location and more information: Netherhampton Salerooms, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP2 8RH, UK – contact: June Barrett