A mashed silk "Jewish" rug Northeast Persia depicting Moses holding a stone tablet within the landscape of Mount Sinai.
Lot 54
A mashed silk "Jewish" rug
Northeast Persia
depicting Moses holding a stone tablet within the landscape of Mount Sinai.
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
£1,300 - 2,000
Withdrawn

Auction 21388:
Fine Judaica

10 Dec 2013 13:00 EST

New York
Lot Details
A mashed silk "Jewish" rug
Northeast Persia
depicting Moses holding a stone tablet within the landscape of Mount Sinai.
154 x 109 cm (60-5/8 x 42-5/8 in)

Footnotes

  • Portraits of Moses were often used during the manufacture of "Jewish" rugs. For further information, see Jewish Carpets by Anton Felton.

    Provenance: Bonhams, Antique & Decorative Rugs & Carpets, London & Knightsbridge Sale #11364, Lot 1016 July 21, 2004.

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  • Withdrawn.
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