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"Cloudband" Karabagh Rug

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1462
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

"Cloudband" Karabagh Rug, South Caucasus, late 19th/early 20th century, the brick-colored field with two large "cloudband" medallions in abrashed blue-green, flanked by several latch-hooked diamonds, birds, and polygons, all within a blue green serrated leaf and wineglass main border, multiple highly stylized floral meander minor borders, 7 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 11 in.

Provenance: From the estate of Grover Schiltz.
Estimate $700-900

areas of moth damage throughout, large patch in main border at bottom center, minor dye run in field


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, South Caucasus

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