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Antique, Vintage & Modern Rug Auction

Sun, Sep 18, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 6075

Antique Persian Qashqai Horse Cover 5 ft 5 in x 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m x 1.65 m)

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $100
$1,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Antique Persian Qashqai Horse Cover, Country Of Origin: Persia, Turn of the 20th Century

The reserve price is the starting price


Antique horse covers, like this beautifully composed example, are coveted by collectors around the world, who prize such pieces due to the rich historical as well as value and authenticity. Qashqai rugs are also widely collected, and are prized for their distinct tribal style. This tribal Horse Cover represents a beautiful and harmonious tribal Qashqai aesthetic, resulting in a particularly desirable piece. Beautifully rendered Persian lions dance along the lower perimeter of the carpet, infusing this antique Persian Qashqai horse cover with an even greater sense of cultural value. Beautifully composed in a desirable style, this impressive and tribal designed antique horse cover is quite unique and appealing in its magnificent design composition.


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