03-28-2015 03-28-2015
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2795B Boston
March 28, 2015 1:00PMCalender

Kashmir Long Shawl and a Cummerbund

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


Kashmir Long Shawl and a Cummerbund, North India, mid-19th century, the empty ivory center panel with four large boteh protruding from each corner, with an allover field design of vivid polychrome multi-directional bent-tip "boteh" with hooked vines, the ends and lateral panels with meandering radial flowers and vines, 11 ft. 1 in. x 4 ft. 7 in., the cummerbund 6 ft. 2 in. x 1 ft.

Estimate $600-800

center panel possibly replaced (long shawl), minor edge gouge (runner)

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Small Runner, North India, runner