Oriental and European Carpets and Rugs

6 Apr 2011, starting at 10:30 BST .

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A narrow Sarab runner, North West Persia, circa 1910, 13 ft 7 in x 2 ft 8 in (413 x 80 cm) good condition

A Hamadan runner, West Persia, circa 1910, 12 ft 11 in x 3 ft 3 in (392 x 99 cm) good condition throughout

A North West Persian runner, circa 1890, 11 ft 9 in x 3 ft 5 in (358 x 105 cm) good condition, minor losses to one end

A Mahal runner, West Persia, circa 1910, 13 ft 7 in x 3 ft 10 in (413 x 107 cm) some wear, damage to selveges

A Kurdish runner, West Persia, circa 1910, 20 ft 1 in x 3 ft 8 in (642 x 111 cm) good condition throughout

A Talish runner, South Caucasus, circa 1880, 8 ft 5 in x 4 ft (255 x 122 cm)some minor wear and corrosion

A Kirman pictorial rug, South East Persia, circa 1890, 7 ft 1 in x 4 ft 8 in (216 x 142 cm) good condition throughout

A Hereke silk and metal thread rug, West Anatolia, circa 1960, 6 ft 8 in x 3 ft 11 in (178 x 120 cm) excellent condition

A pair of part silk Kashan prayer rugs, Central Persia, circa 1930, 6 ft 8 in x 4 ft 5 in (203 x 133 cm) minor wear

A silk Hereke prayer rug, West Anatolia, circa 1960, 4 ft 11 in x 3 ft 3 in (148 x 104 cm) excellent condition throughout

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25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £10,000 up to and including £450,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £450,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
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