SILK CARPET MIZRAH

21 Jun 2012

SILK CARPET MIZRAH SILK CARPET MIZRAHSILK CARPET/MIZRAH
$9,500

Description : Persian, 20th century
31″ x 43″

A similar example sold at Sotheby’s Jerusalem, May 1988, lot 18 for $2750
31″ x 43″
rectangular, conceived as a Mizrach/Shiviti, woven in tones of green, red, blue and beige with gold borders; with Moses and Aaron flanking the Ark of the Covenant, and the Finding of Moses, all set below arched band of vignettes containing symbols of the twelve tribes and a panoramic view of Jerusalem flanking a crown

Price : $9,500

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