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Ghiordes Mazarlik Prayer Rug

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1466
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Ghiordes Mazarlik Prayer Rug, West Anatolia, late 19th century/early 20th century, the vivid mauve field with highly stylized cypress trees surrounding buildings in shades of gold, red, green, and blue, light blue spandrels, carnation and ribbon meander minor borders, all within a gold main border with a serrated leaf and palmette design, 5 ft. 8 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.

Provenance: From the estate of Grover Schiltz.
Estimate $400-600

reweave at upper end, partial loss of main border at lower end, slight crease wear


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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