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Sultanabad, Iran, 244 x 244 cm

Lot reference 18927037

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Extraordinary collector's carpet, antique 1880, original Persian Sultanabad carpet, hand-knotted, new wool, in damaged condition.

Material: Wool on cotton
Country of Origin: Iran
Manufacturing period: 1850-1899
Condition: Damages and in need of restoration
Rug professionally cleaned: No

Extraordinary collector's carpet !!

The town Sultanabad (now Arak) was founded in 1808 and became the most important centre of carpet production in Iran. Sultanabad carpets are of the highest quality by the Mahal manufacturies in the region Arak.

Many bidder will not yet have heard of these rare Persian carpets. Please inform yourself in the internet about Sultanabad carpets to understand their special characteristics.

This is not something you should let a trader do for you. The carpet needs to be restored by a highly qualified carpet workshop. Anyone who is willing to invest in this repair will already have earned money !
These rare Persian carpets sell for high prices in the USA when in good restored condition.

Here at Catawiki you have the opportunity to big on the carpet in original condition, not repaired and with distinct signs of use for a bargain !

Carpet information:
Antique original hand-knotted Persian Sultanabad carpet in original condition.
In need of repair !
The carpet has a fantastic Herati pattern in the centre, the edge is adorned with ornaments typical for the Mahal and the colours are faint and discrete, a hallmark of such Sultanabad carpets that gives them a unique antique charm.
Unfortunately it bears major signs of wear!
Thin spots, signs of wear on the edge and fringe, holes, small tears ( see XL photos )
Please take a careful look at my photos so you can estimate the condition of the carpet. The photos are part of the description!
The carpet has not been cleaned!
Approx. 200,000 knots.
Rare square dimensions !
L 244 cm x W 244 cm
New wool
Iran - Sultanabad approx. 1880 or older.
Old plant-based dyes.
Light green, light blue, beige, light red, blue

This carpet was exported from Iran before 1 January 2015.

Indicated shipping costs apply for the mainland. Shipping costs to islands of the countries indicated could be between €10–50 higher!

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Catawiki member since March 18, 2017, received 106 reviews in total (18 in last 12 months)

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    the colors of the carpet in the photograph are very different from the carpet that came but very clean and a good quality
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    vitormaia March 28, 2019

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    goed contact met verkoper over verzending. Prima kwaliteit tapijt
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    leokerklaan25 February 13, 2019

  • Good service!

    user-3351555 February 2, 2019

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    BUONO
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    lorenzafiore October 31, 2018

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    bello molto bello! grazie mille
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    user-9d1cf39 October 27, 2018

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    Happy with our purchase arrived on time. Brings a warm view on our conservatory concrete floor.
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    user-3e59dbd October 15, 2018

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    tutto perfetto. merce ricevuta in tempi strettissimi. tappeto splendido
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    user-200537f October 12, 2018

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    Ottima scelta,ottima merce,persona seria,ha avvisato del ritardo e ha dato subito il codice spedizione.Comprero spesso vista la serietà e l onestà dell venditore.Complimenti.
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    user-04d2c9e August 24, 2018

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United States $177.42
Austria $23.55
Belgium $22.37
Canada $177.42
Denmark $21.90
France $22.37
Germany $12.25
Ireland $47.23
Italy $27.10
Luxembourg $23.55
Netherlands $22.37
Norway $82.73
Poland $26.63
Portugal $32.19
Spain $27.10
Sweden $32.19
Switzerland $82.73
United Kingdom $27.10
Rest of Europe $82.73
Anywhere else $177.42

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