TIBET, CIRCA 1900 | 'Checkerboard' Khaden Rug
800 - 1,200 GBP
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- 'Checkerboard' Khaden Rug
- wool, pile
- approximately: 166 by 77cm., 5ft. 5in by 2ft. 6in.
Christie's, London, 9 October 2006, lot 237
The term 'Khaden' refers to a Tibetan rug typically measuring approximately 150cm by 90cm. For a similar rug see that illustrated, Eberhart Herrmann's publication Seltene Orienteppiche X, Munich, 1988, pp. 248 & 249, no. 118.