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A FINE TABRIZ WOOL CARPET WITH ELABORATE HUNTING DESIGN

Lot No
20
Description
Size : 132 x 96
Knot Specification : 8 x 8 knots per square cm
Estimate
Rs. 9,00,000 - 10,00,000

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This carpet’s hunting design is a classic form for the school of Tabriz. The scene depicted in the carpet is densely knotted. The pattern is created in perfect symmetry holding prominence to the border. The design adopted in this particular carpet is inspired by the 16th century Safavid period in Persia. Some elements of the design got derived from Persian miniature paintings.