Lot 8
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TIBET, CIRCA 1900 | 'Checkerboard' Khaden Rug

Estimate
800 - 1,200 GBP
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Description

  • 'Checkerboard' Khaden Rug
  • wool, pile
  • approximately: 166 by 77cm., 5ft. 5in by 2ft. 6in.

Provenance

Christie's, London, 9 October 2006, lot 237

Catalogue Note

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.
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