Oriental and European Carpets & Rugs

17 Apr 2007, starting at 11:00 BST.

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

lots

A pair of Kashgai bags South West Persia, 57cm x 47cm

Oriental Carpets; Giavanni Curatola (1983): Rugs and Wall Hangings: Period designs & Contemporary Techniques; Joan Scobey (1974): World Rugs & Carpets: a comprehensive guide to the design, provenance and buying of carpets; David Black (1985): Rugs & Carpets of the World; Ian Bennett (1977): Oriental carpet Design: a guide to traditional motifs, patterns and symbols; P R Ford (1981): Oriental Carpets; Ulrich Shurmann (1979) (6)

Rugs of the Caucasus: Structure & Design; Peter Stone (1984): Caucasian Carpets and Covers; Richard Wright & John Wertime (1995): Rugs and Carpets from the Caucasus; Lintif Kerimov, Nonna Stephanian, Tatyana Grigoliya, David Tsitsishvili (1984): Caucasian Rugs; Ulrich Schurmann (1974): Kazak; Roul Tschebull (1971): Early Caucasian Rugs; Charles Grant Ellis (1976) Oriental Rugs, A Complete Guide; Charles W Jacobsen (1973) (7)

A Mohtashem Kashan rug Central Persia, 6 ft 8 in x 4 ft 3 in (203 x 130 cm) some minor wear, some losses at each end and side

Oriental Rugs, A Complete Guide; Charles Jacobson (1967): Oriental Rugs; John Kimberley Mumford (1981): Oriental Rugs and Carpets; Fabio Formenton (1972): The Book of Carpets; Reinhard Hubel (1970): Check Points on How to Buy oriental Rugs; Charles Jacobson (1978): (5)

Rugs & Carpets from Central Asia; Elena Tzareva (1984): Tribal Rugs; James Opie (1992): Azerbaijan Carpet (1985): Antique Oriental Rugs & carpets; Philip Bamborough (1989): Oriental Rugs of the Hajji Babas; (1982):

A Kuba rug East Caucasus, 5 ft 9 in x 4 ft 1 in (174 x 124 cm)

An Afshar rug South West Persia, 6 ft 7 in x 5 ft 3 in (201 x 160 cm) some minor wear

An Ushak rug West Anatolia, 7 ft 2 in x 5 ft 4 in (219 x 162 cm)

A Chinese silk and metal thread rug 7 ft 10 in x 5 ft (239 x 153 cm) some minor wear

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25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at 20% will be payable on the amount of the premium.

The premium is payable for the services to be provided by Bonhams in the Buyer's Agreement which is contained in the catalog for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

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