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Sun, Sep 18, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 6159

Antique Persian Bakshaish Rug 12 ft 2 in x 12 ft (3.71 m x 3.66 m)

Estimate: $50,000 - $80,000

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$100 $100
$1,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Beautiful Square Persian Bakshaish Rug 49200, Country of Origin: Persia , Circa 1880's.

The reserve price is the starting price


By establishing a color palette that is more earthy than volcanic, this breathtaking antique Persian Bakshaish rug can simultaneously invite and comfort the viewer, resulting in a flawlessly combination of tones and design motifs. Small touches of cool colors dominate the exterior borders of this antique rug, with the center most one surrounded by beautiful smaller frames that features warmer colors to better create a sense of contrast and movement. At the very heart of the Persian rug, a bright orange field draws the viewer in, where the dancing petals and vase shapes add a touch of humanity to the earthy scene. The square rug size proportion make this piece ever more desirable and rare.


Lot # 6159 is in a very good condition. The pile is generally full , low and even. The two ends are complete and secured. The two sides are complete and secured. There is no dryness or cracking in the foundation. This lot is clean and floor ready. Please contact our rug experts at or call us for any questions you may have at 212.545.8029.

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