Wednesday, December 21, 2011

The Most Expensive Rug Ever: A Kerman Persian Carpet

The most expensive carpet ever was this hand knotted super antique rug from Kerman, Iran. This piece of art, a Kerman vase carpet from mid-17th century in the size of 5' x 11' 1" was sold by Christy's in London on April 15th, 2010 for a record of only $9.6 Million!

Dr. Khosrow Sobhe (Dr. Kay)
Certified Rug Specialist (CRS)
Tel. 310-770-9085

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