Brief Review of Carpet Industry in Sabzevar, Iran

by Ehsan Afzalzadeh Naini, Iran Rug Company Translated from Persian by Fereidoun Haghighi Hand-made Carpet weaning in Sabzevar has a long history of making and according to the experts in the field, the rug industry is a century old in Sabzevar. Other reliable sources pointed out that the history of … read more

Netherhampton Salesrooms, Carpets, Rugs and Textiles,4 November 2004

The auction 4 November 2004 includes 441 lots. Enquiries to June Barrett or Ian Bennett on 01722 342044. Viewing on 1st November. Selection from the preview. All images ©Netherhampton Salesrooms LOT: 845 RUG NAME: Tianjin carpet AGE: Late 19th – early 20th century ESTIMATE: 350 – 400 GBP SOLD: 480 … read more

Van Ham, Carpets, Cologne, Germany, 3. november 2004

The auction includes 303 lots. Selection from the preview. All images ©Van Ham LOT: 10 RUG NAME: Kanakgend AGE: Late 19th century ESTIMATE: 1.200 EUR SOLD: 1.600 EUR DESCRIPTION: Konakgend. Late 19th century 177 x 113cm. Condition C LOT: 104 RUG NAME: Qashqai AGE: Early 20th century ESTIMATE: 900 EUR … read more

Christie’s, Rugs and Carpets, London, 14 October 2004

The auction includes 256 lots. Selection from the preview. All images ©Christie’s LOT: 12 RUG NAME: KARAGASHLI RUG AGE: ESTIMATE: 4.000 – 6.000 GBP SOLD: 4.780 GBP DESCRIPTION: A KARAGASHLI RUG EAST CAUCASUS, CIRCA 1880 The indigo field scattered with a variety of floral motifs around a column of six … read more