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Gendje Long Rug

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1469
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

Gendje Long Rug, South Central Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, the red, gold, green, and midnight blue barber pole striped field with an allover design of highly stylized bent-tip boteh and several quadrupeds and figures, all within an ivory small-scale crab main border, multiple reciprocal sawtooth minor borders, 8 ft. 5 in. x 4 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

several rewoven areas in field, black oxidation, several crease 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.

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