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Ghiordes "Mejedeh" Rug

Auction:
2795B
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Ghiordes "Mejedeh" Rug, West Anatolia, c. 1850, the ivory diamond cut-out center medallion below a highly stylized curled arch extending two large curled leaves and with a hanging lamp, supported by two columns inset with zigzag vines and carnations, a highly stylized landscape with buildings below the columns, all bordered by curled blossoming vines, 5 ft. 5 in. x 3 ft. 5 in.
Estimate $600-800

areas of dark brown oxidation throughout, both sides reselvaged


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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