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Central Anatolian Rug

Auction:
2795B
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2795B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 28, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Central Anatolian Rug, late 17th/early 18th century, the blue-green eight-pointed star inset with a chocolate brown octagon on a red field with medium blue floating brackets at each corner, all within a border comprised of aubergine, blue, red, terra-cotta, and blue-green latch-hooked polygons with rosettes, ribbon minor border, 5 ft. 7 in. x 3 ft. 11 in.

Literature: For examples with similar design elements please see Seltene Orientteppiche V, Eberhart Herrmann, no. 10, p. 26; and Carpets of the Vakiflar Museum Istanbul, Belkis Balpinar and Udo Hirsch, 1988, no. 48, p. 273.
Estimate $8,000-10,000

rewoven area at right center, both sides reselvaged, remnants of lappets at bottom end


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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Istanbul, Vakiflar Museum, Belkis Balpinar, Udo Hirsch

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