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I have an "antique" late 19th century persian Shiraz rug approximately

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i have an "antique" late 19th century persian Shiraz rug approximately 91/2 feet by 12 feet.
What do you think its value is. I would say that the fringe may be new , but the selvages are in good shape
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 6 months ago.
Hi, Your fine 19th century Persian Shiraz rug measuring 9.5 x 12' can sell for $15,000 - $20,000 on today's market, though in my opinion this appears more to be a 1880s Persian Serapi than a Shiraz. ~Nora

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