09-28-2014 09-28-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2752B Boston
September 28, 2014 2:00PMCalender
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Mughal Shawl End Panel

$7,995$6,500
Auction: Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2752B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 28, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Mughal Shawl End Panel, Kashmir, 18th century, the broad royal blue field with eight polychrome boteh comprised of small radial flowers with each emerging from a vase-type form, within "hashia" patterned borders, remnants of red and white twisted ends, 1 ft. x 3 ft. 4 in.

Literature: Published in The Kashmir Shawl and its Indo-French Influence, Frank Ames, 1997, color plate 132, P. 270.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

several minor cloth reinforcements added to reverse, several minor holes at one side


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Keywords

Kashmir, Frank Ames