TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY
TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY
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TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY
TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY
TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY
TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY
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TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 600 - 900 GBP

TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 600 - 900 GBP
Lot sold:750GBP

Description

TWO EMBROIDERED 'NAKSH' PANELS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY


one of rectangular format with diagonal lines of flowers and foliage, with a four-sided delicate floral border, and another smaller shaped panel fragment, with diagonal floral pattern (lacking border)

one approximately: 70 by 50cm, the other: 45 by 41cm.; 2ft. 3½in. by 1ft. 7¾in. by 1ft. 4in.

Condition Report

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Provenance

Probably Rose Berkeley (1861-1922)

Catalogue Note

Sometimes called 'Gilet Persan', these embroideries were in fact used to decorate the trousers of Persian ladies.