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Three Black Gauze Shawls with Woven or Brocaded Designs

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$500$500

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Three Black Gauze Shawls with Woven or Brocaded Designs, Europe, late 18th/19th century.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $200-300

Two with minor holes, otherwise good, one more delicate, with wear, tearing, losses.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Destruction, Gauze, Persian clothing, Shawl, Tearing, Wear and tear

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