Material: Silk Width: 3 measurements taken left, center, right- 85 3/8in (L) 84 7/8in (C) 84 3/8 (R) Length (fringe to fringe): 3 measurements taken left, center, right- 125.5 (L) 126 5/16 (C) 126 3/16 (R)
Inherited from close family friend who was a collector of antiquities, porcelain (ie Herend), crystal (ie Lalique), and fine home furnishings (ie English Mahogany circa 1800s). He had purchased the rug from a antique dealer in Palm Springs California approximately 20 years ago.
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
A vintage Persian Qum silk carpet
Made in Iran, mid 20th Century or later
With a central medallion on a shaped blue/gray field with lush foliate decoration and red spandrels, navy border and cream selvedges (fringe).
approximately 7 by 10 feet
CONDITION: condition appears to be good with wear commensurate to age and use. Assumes no staining or odors.
PROVENANCE: acquired from a friend
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.
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