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Antique - Afghan or Persian
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#1 Posted : Thursday, October 12, 2017 2:45:34 PM(UTC)
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I recently purchased an old rug, approximately 100 years. The family believed it was Persian, the cleaner and guy who did a small repair to it thought Afghan pattern but maybe made in Persia. It's kork wool, with a really interesting geometric all over pattern with a fleur de lis or something around the edges. There's some type of signature, and a tag on the back (German, so I don't know what it says). If anyone is able to help me identify it I'd be very grateful. I've been to so many websites trying to find similar patterns but haven't had any luck so far. I don't need a price, I love it and have no plans to sell it, but I just like knowing more about it if possible.
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#2 Posted : Friday, October 13, 2017 3:01:46 PM(UTC)
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sorry to disappoint but this rug is no way 100 years old maybe 30/40 years
my guess is afghan
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