Oriental and European Carpets and Rugs

25 Apr 2012, starting at 11:00 BST .

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A pair of silk Hereke prayer rugs, West Anatolia, circa 1960, 5 ft x 3 ft (152 x 103 cm) very good condition

A Sarouk rug, West Persia, circa 1900, 6 ft 8 in x 4 ft 4 in (204 x 132 cm) some losses at each end

An Isfahan rug, Central Persia, circa 1920, 7 ft 2 in x 4 ft 9 in (219 x 145 cm) very minor wear

An Afshar rug, South West Persia, circa 1900, 5 ft 3 in x 3 ft 11 in (160 x 119 cm) minor wear

A Mohtashem Kashan silk rug, Central Persia, circa 1890, 6 ft 10 in x 4 ft 4 in (209 x 132 cm) some minor wear, losses at each end, selvedges in need of attention

An early 19th century Axminster rug, England, circa 1810, 8 ft 2 in x 3 ft 9 in (249 x 114 cm) some minor wear

A part silk Isfahan rug, Central Persia, circa 1950, 5 ft 6 in x 3 ft 9 in (168 x 112 cm) excellent condition

An Isfahan rug, Central Persia, circa 1950, 7 ft 8 in x 4 ft 10 in (231 x 147 cm) good condition

A Sarouk rug, West Persia, circa 1910, 6 ft 7 in x 4 ft 6 in (202 x 136 cm) both ends replaced, minor wear

A Pandirma prayer rug, West Anatolia, circa 1910, 4 ft 9 in x 3 ft 7 in (144 x 110 cm) good condition throughout

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