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Afshar Rug

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Discovery - 2789M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Afshar Rug, South Persia, late 19th century, two and a half salmon-colored stepped and contiguous cruciform-type medallions inset with eight-pointed stars and an ivory square with serrated arms on a midnight blue field with small polychrome birds, all within multiple ivory eight-pointed star motif borders, midnight blue zigzag and arrowhead design minor border, 6 ft. 2 in. x 4 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $300-400

areas of low pile, minor areas of fading


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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