Christies Oriental and European Rugs and Carpets

Category: Auctions

Christies auction April 2, 2009 in London includes 186 lots.
Selection from the preview.
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Khotan ca. 1850
Khotan ca. 1850

LOT: 115
RUG NAME: Khotan
AGE: ca. 1850
ESTIMATE: 3,000 – 4,000 GBP
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: A KHOTAN RUG EAST TURKESTAN, CIRCA 1850 Areas of wear, corroded red, areas of repiling, selvages are replaced, ends secured 8ft.3in. x 4ft. (251cm. x 122cm.)

Sarouk ca. 1900
Sarouk ca. 1900

LOT: 153
RUG NAME: Sarouk
AGE: ca. 1900
ESTIMATE: 4,000 – 6,000 GBP
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: A SAROUK CARPET WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900 Overall very good condition 14ft.1in. x 10ft.4in. (429cm. x 314cm.)

Mahal ca. 1890
Mahal ca. 1890

LOT: 154
RUG NAME: Mahal
AGE: ca. 1890
ESTIMATE: 8,000 – 12,000 GBP
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: A MAHAL CARPET WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890 A few small areas of wear, moth damage and corrosion of light brown, spots of repair and one associated stain, one hole 14ft.5in. x 11ft.10in. (439cm. x 350cm.)

Karatchopf rug ca. 1850
Karatchopf rug ca. 1850

LOT: 18
RUG NAME: Karatchopf rug
AGE: ca. 1850
ESTIMATE: 25,000 – 35,000 GBP
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: A KARATCHOPF RUG SOUTH CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1850 Touches of slight wear, brown partially corroded, a few small touches of repiling and minute repairs, one end slightly lacking 7ft.5in. x 6ft. (226cm. x 183cm.)

Heriz carpet ca. 1890
Heriz carpet ca. 1890

LOT: 22
RUG NAME: Heriz carpet
AGE: ca. 1890
ESTIMATE: 3,000 – 4,000 GBP
SOLD:
DESCRIPTION: A HERIZ CARPET NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1890 Areas of heavy wear with associated repiling and repair 17ft.7in. x 10ft.8in. (535cm. x 324cm.)

 



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