Auction 12.01.1994

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 12.01.1994

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A Bakhtiari runner , the indigo field with overall multicoloured large...

A Bakhtiari runner , the indigo field with overall multicoloured large flowerheads and palmettes connected by angular vines surrounded by light-blue border of angular floral motifs between zig-zag stripes --14ft. x 3ft.9in.(427cm. x 114cm.) See Illustration

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Kashmir rug of a Tabriz design, the camel-beige field with various...

A Kashmir rug of a Tabriz design, the camel-beige field with various animals, trees and palmettes around tan floral medallion, indigo palmette and arabesque spandrels, in a tan palmette and flowering vine border between ivory floral stripes --8ft.7in. x 6ft.2in.(261cm. x 188cm

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A fine Ispahan rug , the pistachio-green field with scrolling palmette vine...

A fine Ispahan rug , the pistachio-green field with scrolling palmette vine around a concentric polychrome arabesque medallion with similar spandrels, in a buff palmette vine and interlaced arcaded border between dark-blue similar stripes, silk warps --5ft.3in. x 4ft.3in.(160cm. x 130cm.) See

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Romanian carpet of Salting design, the brick-red field with hunting...

A Romanian carpet of Salting design, the brick-red field with hunting animals and palmette vine around a stylised cusped ivory medallion with pendants, wide green spandrels with animal combat groups, in an ivory arabesque and animal medallion border between brick-red and yellow flowering vine

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A fine Yomut rug, the brick-red field with central column of stylised Kepse...

A fine Yomut rug, the brick-red field with central column of stylised Kepse guls flanked by similar half motifs, in an ivory narrow border of serrated lozenges between shaded brick-red stripes of dense small serrated lozenge motifs and barber-pole stripes, stylised hooked and serrated motif skirt at

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A fine Konagkend rug , the shaded brick-red field with stepped indented...

A fine Konagkend rug , the shaded brick-red field with stepped indented indigo medallion containing brick-red octagon with two hooked lozenges, dart-motifs and hooked bars in blue, yellow, indigo, ivory and green surrounded by similar motifs, in an ivory crab-rosette border between indigo floral and

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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An Afghan carpet, the shaded rust field with four columns of stylised Salor...

An Afghan carpet, the shaded rust field with four columns of stylised Salor guls surrounded by shaded rust hooked bar border bwtween multiple serrated and hooked vine and reciprocal trefoil stripes, areas of slight wear --12ft. x 8ft.6in.(366cm. x 259cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Kurdish runner, the red field with small flowerheads and birds around...

A Kurdish runner, the red field with small flowerheads and birds around three charcoal-black lozenge-shaped medallions, each containing similar motifs flanked by similar half medallions, in an ivory stepped flowerhead and triangle border between barber-pole stripes, small areas of corrosion on black

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Heriz carpet , the shaded brick-red field with angular vines connecting...

A Heriz carpet , the shaded brick-red field with angular vines connecting stylised palmettes and serrated leaves around large stepped indigo medallion with pistachio-green hooked pendants containing brick-red, yellow and blue similar centrepiece, wide stepped spandrels similar surrounded by indigo

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Senneh-Hamadan runner, the shaded red field with floral lattice around...

A Senneh-Hamadan runner, the shaded red field with floral lattice around two charcoal serrated floral pole medallions flanked by similar half motifs, in shaded charcoal linked flowerhead border between camel flowering vine stripes, areas of wear --10ft. x 3ft.8in.(305cm. x 112cm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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An antique South Caucasian rug, the charcoal-black field with lozenge...

An antique South Caucasian rug, the charcoal-black field with lozenge lattice enclosing stellar flowerheads in yellow, ivory, brick-red, blue and green surrounded by ivory serrated leaf and glass motif border between fox-red angular floral vine, blue lozenge and plain stripes, corrosion on black

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Tabriz carpet , the brick-red field with overall floral vines connecting...

A Tabriz carpet , the brick-red field with overall floral vines connecting variety of multicoloured stylised palmettes surrounded by ivory meandering palmette vine border between blue and tan flowering vine and reciprocal trefoil stripes --11ft.2in. x 7ft.10in.(339cm. x 238cm.) See Illustration

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Bokhara rug, the fox-brown field with three columns of linked stylised...

A Bokhara rug, the fox-brown field with three columns of linked stylised guls within small pole medallions in ivory, indigo and brick-red surrounded by panelled sunburst border between barber-pole stripes, serrated lozenge skirt at each end --6ft.8in. x 4ft.3in. (204cm. x 130cm

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A similar Bokhara carpet, worn --9ft.7in. x 6ft.11in.(291cm. x 211cm.)

A similar Bokhara carpet, worn --9ft.7in. x 6ft.11in.(291cm. x 211cm

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A similar Bokhara rug --6ft.6in. x 2ft.11in.(198cm. x 89cm.)

A similar Bokhara rug --6ft.6in. x 2ft.11in.(198cm. x 89cm

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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An antique Afghan hall carpet, the fox-brown field with columns of stylised...

An antique Afghan hall carpet, the fox-brown field with columns of stylised linked open lozenge medallions, each containing sets of nine flowerheads and boteh motifs in indigo, ivory, yellow and blue surrounded by fox-brown panelled serrated gul border between floral and barber-pole stripes, wide

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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An antique Kazak runner, the charcoal-grey field with column of polychrome...

An antique Kazak runner, the charcoal-grey field with column of polychrome octagonal panels containing Memling guls with chequered central lozenges in yellow, blue and green between ivory flowerhead, lozenge and baton border and reciprocal skittle-pattern stripes, slight wear, outer stripe missing

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Meshed carpet, the shaded brick-red field with meandering floral vines...

A Meshed carpet, the shaded brick-red field with meandering floral vines, palmettes, flowerheads and serrated boteh motifs in various colours around indigo concentric floral medallion with pendants, blue spandrels similar surrounded by indigo meandering palmette vine border between apricot flowering

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Bakhtiari Garden carpet, the field with horizontal rows of multicoloured...

A Bakhtiari Garden carpet, the field with horizontal rows of multicoloured squares each containing different floral motifs divided by floral stripes, in fox-brown border of a stylised meandering palmette vine between ivory flowering vine stripes, damage at one end --11ft.9in. x 8ft.10in.(357cm. x

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Malayer carpet , the shaded indigo field with overall multicoloured...

A Malayer carpet , the shaded indigo field with overall multicoloured hooked palmettes and flowerheads surrounded by floral sprays, ivory spandrels with herati pattern, in shaded blue turtle-palmette border between brick-red flowering vine stripes, slight wear --13ft.7in. x 10ft.5in.(414cm. x

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £450 - £650

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Verneh flat weave torba, the brick-red field with yellow lattice...

A Verneh flat weave torba, the brick-red field with yellow lattice containing hooked motifs, in link lozenge border between zig-zag stripes --1ft.6in. x 4ft.8in.(45cm. x 142cm

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Balouch rug, the dark-blue field with overall diagonal rows of...

A Balouch rug, the dark-blue field with overall diagonal rows of flowerheads and floral hexagons in brick-red, camel-brown and ivory surrounded by a brick-red border of stylised angular vine and hooked lozenges between running-dog and barber-pole stripes, slight wear --5ft. x 2ft.9in.(152cm. x

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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Two Soumac mats, each with hooked and geometric motifs between stripes...

Two Soumac mats, each with hooked and geometric motifs between stripes, some wear --2ft.8in. x 1ft.2in., and --2ft.9in. x 1ft.3in. (2

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £60 - £120

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Balouch rug, the field with four fox-brown stepped medallions flanked by...

A Balouch rug, the field with four fox-brown stepped medallions flanked by ivory linked similar motifs surrounded by multiple floral hooked and zig-zag stripes --6ft.1in. x 3ft.1in.(185cm. x 94cm

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Bakhtiari hall carpet, the shaded indigo field with angular flowerhead...

A Bakhtiari hall carpet, the shaded indigo field with angular flowerhead and palmette vines around three linked ivory cusped medallions with pendants, each containing similar motifs and flowerhead centrepiece, green, yellow, brick-red and ivory floral spandrels, in shaded blue palmette and serrated

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Mahal carpet , the plain brick-red field with open multicoloured cusped...

A Mahal carpet , the plain brick-red field with open multicoloured cusped floral medallion with pendants surrounded by similar flowering vine and ivory stylised frame, similar dark-blue floral spandrels, in an indigo stylised flowerhead and palmette vine border between ice-blue and brick-red floral

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Heriz carpet , the ivory field with overall hooked palmettes, serrated...

A Heriz carpet , the ivory field with overall hooked palmettes, serrated leaves and small floral motifs in blue, brick-red, green, ivory and indigo surrounded by indigo angular turtle-palmette border between brick-red and green floral stripes, slight wear --10ft.2in. x 6ft.8in. See Illustration

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A fine small Veramin carpet , the ivory field with meandering vines around...

A fine small Veramin carpet , the ivory field with meandering vines around diagonal rows of different flowerheads and palmettes in fox-red, blue, beige, ivory and green surrounded by salmon border of turtle-palmette and meandering vine between blue flowerhead vine stripes --6ft.5in. square See

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Soumac carpet, the shaded rust field with small flowerheads around four...

A Soumac carpet, the shaded rust field with small flowerheads around four large indented cusped indigo lozenge panels, each containing pale red floral octagon centrepiece flanked by similar blue octagons and dart-motifs, open flowerhead inner wide stripe, in an indigo zig-zag and stepped triangle

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £900 - £1,200

Date: 12 Jan 1994

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A Mahal carpet , the shaded brick-red field with overall angular vines...

A Mahal carpet , the shaded brick-red field with overall angular vines connecting stylised palmettes, flowerheads and serrated leaves in an ivory, blue, green, indigo and red, similar indigo floral spandrels surrounded by indigo palmette and flowerhead vine border between triple floral stripes

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 12 Jan 1994