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"Eagle" Karabagh Rug

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1474
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

"Eagle" Karabagh Rug, South Caucasus, second half 19th century, two ivory, blue/green, and red "sunburst" medallions with traces of soft yellow upon a red field, within an ivory small-scale "crab" main border, multiple reciprocal sawtooth minor borders, 6 ft. 3 in. x 4 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

areas of wear, outer guard stripes missing from both ends, main border partially missing from one end, reovercast, small hole and crude repair


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, Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Western Asia

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