c. third quarter 19th century, a finely woven all-silk prayer rug from the Heriz region with an elegantly stylized fleur-de-lis prayer design, glistening natural dyes, overall even pile, and a soft, floppy handle. Silk pile woven on silk warps and wefts. Previously sold at Sotheby's New York, April 7, 1992, lot 132.
4 ft. 6 in. x 6 ft. 8 in.