The Story of Rugs is the Story of Civilization
March 11, 6:30PM
March 11, 12PM–7PM
March 12, 12PM–5PM
March 13, 9AM – 10:30AM
The Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets auction features over 300 lots of antique rugs, carpets, and textiles from the Caucuses, Persia, Anatolia, India, Central Asia, and China including a rare 16th century Ming carpet fragment, a 19th century Imperial Chinese silk and metal thread nine-dragon carpet, a number of fine 19th century and 20th century Persian silk rugs and carpets, a collection of early Kashmir shawls, central Asian textiles, Caucasian rugs, early Anatolian Kelims, and some excellent furnishing carpets.