Auction 22.03.1995

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 22.03.1995

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A fine Bokhara rug

A fine Bokhara rug the shaded brick-red field with three columns of linked stylised floral guls divided by cruciform motifs surrounded by panelled sunburst octagons divided by jewellery and S-motifs between multiple kotchak , serrated lozenge and barber-pole stripes, serrated lozenge skirt at each

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Shiraz kelim

A Shiraz kelim the shaded brick-red field with overall design of multicoloured serrated lozenges and polychrome panels surrounded by blue border of similar polychrome panels between stepped reciprocal skittle-pattern wide stripe, striped embroidered panel at each end --8ft.1in. x 4ft.7in.(246cm. x

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Gabbeh rug

A Gabbeh rug the shaded light brown field with ivory shaped large panel containing hooked bars around three linked, stepped light brown and chocolate brown pole medallions, one with signature and date surrounded by shaded green border of octagons with stellar flowerheads between running-dog and

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A pair of Kashan rugs

A pair of Kashan rugs the ivory field of each with overall design of scrolling floral vines connecting multicoloured serrated palmettes and leaves surrounded by ivory border of stylised hooked palmettes, open flowerheads, serrated leaves and angular vines between ivory flowering vine and zig-zag

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Bakhtiari garden large rug

A Bakhtiari garden large rug the field with overall serrated leaf lattice containing ivory, shaded red, indigo and blue lozenge panels with multicoloured floral sprays, cypress trees, palmettes and stylised birds surrounded by shaded red border of similar motifs between indigo meandering palmette

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Meshed carpet

A fine Meshed carpet the shaded burgundy field with overall design of scrolling vines connecting various multicoloured serrated palmettes, flowerheads and serrated leaves surrounded by broad indigo border of bold serrated palmettes and scrolling leafy vines between ivory palmette and meandering

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Mahal carpet

A fine Mahal carpet the shaded brick-red field with angular vines connecting multicoloured flowerheads around hooked and indented charcoal-black flowerhead medallion with pendants surrounded by charcoal-black border of palmette and serrated leaf vine border between ivory flowering vine, green and

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Balouch rug

A Balouch rug the indigo field with two columns of reciprocal rectangles containing hooked polychrome panels, octagons and stars surrounded by similar motifs, in linked hooked lozenge border between reciprocal and zig-zag stripes --6ft.8in. x 4ft.; and a Balouch rug, the field with four columns of

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Tekke Turkoman large bag

A fine Tekke Turkoman large bag the fox-red field with three columns of Tekke guls divided by cruciform motifs surrounded by various hooked motif border between vine, floral, jewellery motif and zig-zag stripes --2ft.10in. x 6ft.2in.(86cm. x 188cm

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine part silk Qum rug

A fine part silk Qum rug the shaded dark blue field with central cusped stylised floral medallion with pendants surrounded by wide, open floral and arabesque spandrels surrounded by ligt blue border of scrolling palmette vine between ivory flowering vine and barber-pole stripes --7ft.5in. x

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Kashan rug

A Kashan rug the shaded brick-red field with multicoloured stylised floral sprays around cusped indigo and ivory floral medallion with pendants, indigo floral spandrels issuing vase with floral spray surrounded by indigo border of meandering palmette vines between olive green and apricot flowering

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A pair of Malayer mats

A pair of Malayer mats the indigo field of each with horizontal rows of boteh motifs surrounded by terracotta narrow border of flowerhead vine between ivory ribbon and minor outer stripes, signature cartouche and date of each at one end --3ft.6in. x 2ft.3in., and 3ft.5in. x 2ft.2in. (2

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Tekke Juval

A fine Tekke Juval the plum-red field with three rows of three brick-red stylised salor guls divided by fox-brown minor guls , in narrow panelled serrated flowerhead border between hooked, barber-pole and reciprocal trefoil stripes, plum-red skirt with angular floral sprays at one end --2ft.10in. x

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Qum silk rug

A fine Qum silk rug the light pistachio-green field with stylised floral panels around ivory hexagon medallion with hooked palmette pendants containing open flowerheads and lozenges, inner ice-blue shaped stripe and spandrels with similar motifs surrounded by pistachio-green border of stylised

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Yezd carpet

A fine Yezd carpet the light blue field with overall diagonal rows of large stylised arabesque lozenges containing open flowerheads divided by vases issuing floral bouquets all in pastel colours surrounded by shaded blood-red and ivory stylised border of part floral palmettes, floral sprays and

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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An antique Qashqai carpet

An antique Qashqai carpet the blue field with various stylised animal figures, floral panels, hooked lozenges, flowerhead and S-motifs in yellow, bottle-green, ivory brick-red, rust and pistachio-green around three large linked, serrated brick-red and pistachio-green pole medallions containing

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Shirvan rug

A Shirvan rug the shaded indigo field with overall design of various polychrome hooked panels, hooked bars, animal figures, stylised hooked flowerheads and jewellery, in ivory border of glass motif and serrated leaf vine between brick-red panelled serrated lozenge, floral and barber-pole stripes

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Tibetan rug

A Tibetan rug the camel field with two multicoloured stylised dragons chasing flaming pearl surrounded by cloud bands --6ft.2in. x 3ft.(188cm. x 91cm

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £120 - £220

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Hamadan rug

A Hamadan rug the rust field with indigo, brick-red and camel large stepped double medallion with hooked palmette pendants containing angular floral vines and stepped ivory centrepiece, shaded indigo hooked spandrels similar, in shaded rust border of stylised angular floral vine between indigo boteh

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Meshed carpet

A fine Meshed carpet the deep burgundy field with flowering vines and floral sprays in blue, yellow, apricot, green, ivory and indigo around cusped indigo floral medallion with palmette pendants issuing floral sprays containing ivory and light blue similar smaller centrepiece, wide indigo spandrels

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Shiraz carpet

A fine Shiraz carpet the shaded brick-red field with polychrome hooked lozenges, stylised birds, hooked palmettes and various flowerheads in yellow, rust, blue, indigo, ivory and green around four serrated linked large rust lozenge medallions, each containing bold hooked palmette, brown angular

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Yezd carpet

A fine Yezd carpet the shaded blue field with overall design of delicate meandering vines connecting multicoloured serrated palmettes, leaves and floral sprays surrounded by shaded light beige broad border of similar design between ivory and light blue meandering palmette vine stripes, outer plain

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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An antique Kazak double prayer rug

An antique Kazak double prayer rug the blue field with hooked lozenges, hooked panels, trees and palmettes in brick-red, yellow, green and ivory, brick-red mihrab at each end with floral and hooked motifs surrounded by ivory flowerhead border and two stylised animal figures at one end between

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Mahal carpet

A Mahal carpet the shaded brick-red field with overall design of multicoloured serrated palmettes, flowerheads, leaves and floral sprays surrounded by ivory border of floral cartouches, stylised open flowerheads, hooked boteh motifs and floral vines between shaded blue linked lozenge and pale red

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Romanian carpet of a Tabriz design

A Romanian carpet of a Tabriz design the plain royal-blue field with stylised nulticoloured cusped floral medallion with pendants, similar ivory spandrels, in red palmette vine border between ice-blue and ivory floral spripes, slight wear --12ft.8in. x 9ft.1in.(387cm. x 246cm

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Sivas carpet

A fine Sivas carpet the light burgundy field with overall design of stylised cypress trees, meandering floral vines, palmettes, floral sprays, perching birds and animal figures in, green, ivory, yellow, blue, brown and indigo surrounded by yellow border of stylised meandering palmette vine between

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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An antique Western Anatolian rug

An antique Western Anatolian rug the ivory field with central large multicoloured floral bouquet flanked by similar smaller bouquets in each corner, angular floral vine inner open stripe surrounded by blackcurrant-red leafy vine frame border, plain sandy-yellow outer stripe, some wear --6ft.10in. x

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Chinese carpet

A Chinese carpet the silver-grey field loosely scattered with floral sprays and floral roundels around central large similar floral roundel surrounded by mole-grey border of flowering stems and vines between silver-grey meandering floral vine stripes, slight wear and staining --19ft.5in. x

Lot #: 43

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A Sparta carpet

A Sparta carpet the ivory plain field with large dusky-pink cusped floral medallion with palmette pendants containing light olive-green similar smaller panel and ivory flowerhead centrepiece, floral spandrels similar, in dusky-pink border of meandering palmette vine between ivory, light blue and

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 22 Mar 1995

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A fine Bakhtiari carpet

A fine Bakhtiari carpet the shaded fox-brown field with scrolling angular vines connecting various palmettes and flowerheads surrounded by angular floral sprays in blue, yellow, pistachio-green, indigo and ivory around large hooked and indented indigo floral medallion with double palmette pendants

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 22 Mar 1995