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Three White-on-white Silk Embroidered Piano Shawls

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
570
Sold for:
$600$600

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

Description:

Three White-on-white Silk Embroidered Piano Shawls, with fringe, sold with a similar scarf, measuring 23 to 62 in. at center.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $300-500

A couple of stains to smallest shawl, others appear to be in good condition. Very light stain to center of scarf.


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, Persian clothing, Shawl, Staining

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