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Nine Triangular Black Lace Shawls

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
584
Sold for:
$900$900

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

Description:

Nine Triangular Black Lace Shawls, mostly America, 19th/20th century, with various floral patterns; sold with a long rectangular black lace scarf.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $600-800

Two appear to be in great condition with no holes or losses, five with minor losses, small holes, tears to edge or single area, one shawl with more significant damage, tears, holes, losses, scarf with minor loss to edge, a few small holes, two seams down center/ possibly repairs.


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, Lace, Persian clothing, Shawl

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