Lot 79
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Handknotted. Natural dye. Wool pile on wool foundation
8 ft 3 in x 5 ft 1 in (251 x 154 cm)

The Qashgai are one of tribes of migratory herders in Iran. Due to its proximity with the Shiraz tribe the carpets bear a great amount of similarity, the the term Quashgai Shiraz. These carpets have nomadic patterns with pole medallions or small medallions scattered all over. In this piece the four central medallions are in blue, with animal motifs spread across the field. c. 1910s

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  Lot 79 of 137  

29-30 JULY 2013

$4,745 - 5,605
Rs 2,75,000 - 3,25,000



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