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Kuba Soumak Long Rug

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1460
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Kuba Soumak Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, late 19th century, seven polychrome diamond-shaped medallions upon an abrashed indigo field and flanked by "harshang" type palmettes and octagons inset with eight-point stars, all within a green "running dog" main border, 10 ft. 10 in. x 3 ft. 6 in.

Provenance: From the estate of Grover Schiltz.
Estimate $800-1,200

areas of wear and re-soumaking throughout, moth damage


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.

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Caucasus, Northeast Caucasus

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