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SA696391

Rare Collectors Antique South West Persian Afshar Tribal Rug. 3rd Quarter 19th Century. (1850-1875)

Price

£1,995 | $2,780 USD | €2,325 EUR
Item Number: SA696391
Date of manufacture: 1870
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Country House and Eastern Interiors
This antique has been viewed 36 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

A BEAUTIFUL EARLY AFSHAR WEAVING. CAMEL GROUND. SIX CENTRAL SHRUB MOTIFS SURROUNDED WITH TRIBAL SYMBOLOGY.
A SMALLER FOUR SHRUB VERSION WITH LESS DETAILED MOTIFS AND A NOT SO FINER WEAVE FEATURES IN BRIAN McDONALD'S BOOK,TRIBAL RUGS,TREASURES OF THE BLACK TENT,PAGE 111,COLOUR PLATE 70 FOR MORE DETAILS.
HAS BEEN HAND WASHED. PLENTY IMAGES TO LOOK AT.
ALL OVER LOW PILE DOWN TO FOUNDATIONS. TINY HOLE TO BORDER,HARDLY NOTICEABLE,IMAGED. END LOSSES AND SIDE CORD WEAR AND LOSS BUT SYMPATHETICALLY MADE GOOD ALL PERIMETER SEALED FRONT AND REAR. IF I WERE TO KEEP IT I WOULD HAVE MADE A CANVAS STRIP TO THE REAR AND SUSPEND IT ON A WALL WITH A POLE. A RARE PATTERN AND EARLY. THE LAST TWO IMAGES SHOW WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE ON A WOOD FLOOR IN A CONSERVATORY.
SIZE IS 6 FOOT BY 4 FOOT 10 INCHES. 183CM BY 148CM. AT WIDEST POINTS. WOOL PILE HAND KNOTTED ONTO FINE COTTON WARP,TERRACOTTA WOOL WEFTS.
FREE U.K POSTAGE.
PRICE A NOT UNREASONABLE 1995 GBP FOR ITS RARITY AND STATUS. BANK TRANSFERS,DISCUSSIONS,ETC ALL WELCOMED.
UX 395.
COUNTRY HOUSE AND EASTERN INTERIORS CATER FOR A QUINTESSENTIALLY ENGLISH LOOK APPROACHED FROM AN EASTERN PERSPECTIVE,BLENDING EAST AND WEST TASTES USEING ALL TYPES OF AUTHENTIC EASTERN INTERIOR DESIGN WITH CARPETS AND RUGS,ORIENTALIST ART & COUNTRY HOUSE ANTIQUES AND DECORATIVE OBJECTS AT PRICES THAT WILL NOT BREAK THE BANK.
Internal Ref: UX 395



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1870.


Dimensions

Height = 183 cm (72.0")
Width = 148 cm (58.3")
Depth = 0.1 cm (0.0")


Seller Details

Country House and Eastern Interiors
Henwood Farm
Merrylees Rd
Thornton
Leicestershire
LE67 1AN
United Kingdom

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