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Antique Persian Bakshaish Rug
Catalog#: 42824
Artist: Not Available 
Category: Rugs & Tapestries
SubType: Rugs
Origin: Persia/Middle East
Era: 19th Century
Height: 56 inches
Height Note: 4ft 8in
Width: 54 inches
Width Note: 4ft 6in
Price: $16,000
Antique Bakshaish Rug, Persia, late nineteenth century - This magnificent Bakshaish Wagireh or sampler was used to demonstrate designs for larger carpets. These are now highly prized in their own right. This sampler combines lovely brick reds and soft hues of blues and camel, typical of 19th century Bakshaish carpets.

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