Top lot at Van Ham

Category: Auctions

The top lot of the spring sale of carpets and tapestries on 4. May 2002 at VAN HAM Fine Art Auctions in Cologne was a 433 x 372cm large carpet with the pattern of an early Smyrna.VAN HAM’s experts think that this carpet was most probably made around 1900 in a work shop in North Western India. 

An American bidder payed sensational 73.200 EUR for this carpet. The estimate was 9.500 EUR.

SmyrnaPatternIndia1900 VanHam - Top lot at Van Ham
Early Smyrna

 

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