Archive For June, 2013
Since the 1850’s onward our Dilmaghani looms continue to produce among finest of hand knotted carpets. We sincerely hope you enjoy reading a bit about one aspect of our history in Oriental Rugs on our newly launched CyrusCrown.com website.
The new World Record for the most expensive publicly sold Antique Persian Carpet was shattered early this June 2013 at Sotheby’s New York. The previous record was set at a mere $9.5 million just less than three years ago. Today, the highest price for the most expensive Persian rug stands at $33,765,000.- This phenomenal carpet […]
THE CLARK SICKLE-LEAF CARPET Early 17th century Aprox. size is 8ft. 9 in. x 6ft. 5 in. ( 2.67 m x 1.96 m) It was last exhibited in Washington D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art August 25, 2007 – January 6, 2008 Provenance Bacri Frères, Paris Estimate: 5,000,000 – 7,000,000 USD Lot #12 Sold: 33,765,000 USD […]