Carpets, Rugs and Textiles at Netherhampton Salerooms

Category: Auctions

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.

Lot 1514. A Malayer rug, north west Persia about 1900-20, 2.01m. x 1.35m. Estimate £3000-3500
Lot 1578. A Bakhtiari rug, Shahr Kord, Chahar Mahal Valley, south west Persia about 1900-20, 1.96m. x 1.45m. Estimate £1200-1500
Lot 1978. A six-gul Tekke Turkmen torba, Turkmenistan first half 19th century, 0.43m. x 1.25m. Estimate £800-1200
Lot 1979B. An Yomut Turkmen asmalyk, Turkmenistan second half 19th century, 0.69m. x 1.07m. Estimate £800-1200
Lot 1979C. An Yomut Turkmen ok-bash, Turkmenistan or Afghanistan 19th century, overall (open) 0.64m. x 0.585m. Esimate £500-700
Lot 2016. A Caucasian sileh, probably Kuba region, north east Caucasus early 20th century, 2.51m. x 2.08m. Estimate £2000-3000
Lot 2020. A Chelaberd rug, Karabakh, south west Caucasus third quarter 19th century, 2.03m. x 1.40m. Estimate £1000-2000
Lot 2103. A Bakhshaish long rug, north west Persia, early 20th century, 3.17m. x 1.42m. Estimate £1200-1500

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

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