ISSUE #1 / The most expensive rug…so far

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Antique Persian Carpet Becomes The Most Expensive Rug In The WorldAntique Seventeenth Century Persian Rug Shatters All Auction Price Records and Fetches Nearly $34,000,000

There is a new antique rug that can boast the lofty distinction of being the most expensive rug ever sold at auction as a beautiful Persian carpet sold for nearly $34 million at a Sotheby’s auction in New York City. More than tripling the previous record price paid for a rug, the amazing piece that sold at Sotheby’s is a fantastic work of art of the highest order. According to Sotheby’s, the rug is a “sickle-leaf, vine scroll and palmette ‘vase’-technique carpet,” that is probably of Kerman origin, and had belonged to the Clark Collection

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