Many antique rugs from countries such as Persia, France, Turkey, India, and China are featured in the upcoming Oriental Rugs from American Estates auction offered by Material Culture. Several Navajo rugs and tapestries will be available as well. From West African flatweave to early 20th century Chinese Art Deco, these rugs have been handed down from generation to generation.
Featured in this auction is a 12-foot by 23-foot antique Sultanabad Persian rug. Made in Iran, this rug is decorated with a floral pattern. A Mudjur prayer rug from Turkey shows a red building with a background of blue, red, and tan. Also included in the auction is a French Savonnerie rug. This light-colored piece has a yellow flower in the center surrounded by a lavender floral pattern. Other items include Flemish tapestries and Kashmir shawls. To view the entire collection, visit Invaluable today.
Lot Categories:Furniture (246), Antique Rugs & Carpets (175), Caucasian Rugs & Carpets (1), European Rugs & Carpets (3), Indian Rugs & Carpets (1), Needlepoint textiles (1), Persian Rugs & Carpets (59), Tapestries (3), Turkish Rugs & Carpets (3)
# of Lots:302
Price Range:$300 to $12,000
Interesting lots include:
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|Antique Sultanabad Rug, Persia|| Estimate: |
|Antique Mudjur Prayer Rug, Turkey|| Estimate: |
|Antique Savonnerie Rug, France|| Estimate: |
|Antique Flemish Tapestry|| Estimate: |
|19th C. Kashmir Shawl, India|| Estimate: |