04-05-2003 04-05-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2192 Boston
April 5, 2003 12:00PMCalender

Shahsavan Soumak Bagface

Auction: Sale #2192 - 2192 Location: Boston Date / Time: April 05, 2003 12:00PM


Shahsavan Soumak Bagface, Northwest Persia, last quarter 19th century, hexagonal lattice with hooked square motifs in red, rust, sky blue, ivory, brown, and blue-green on the navy blue field, ivory "pinwheel" border, (stains, small crude repair, faded colors), 2 ft. 7 in. by 2 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $300-500


Brillouin zone, Crystallography, Hexagonal crystal system, Hexagonal lattice, Ivory, Lattice