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Seventeen Assorted Continental Textiles

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
597
Sold for:
$950$950

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

Description:

Seventeen Assorted Continental Textiles, 19th/20th century, a number of 1920s Eastern European silk scarves and kerchiefs, and multiple woven and damask shawls and wraps of various origin including Syria, Austria, the Czech Republic, and Morocco.

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


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

Austria, Czech Republic, Morocco, Syria, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Damask, Persian clothing, Shawl, Silk

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