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Afshar Carpet

Auction:
2795B
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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

Description:

Afshar Carpet, South Persia, late 19th century, the large navy serrated hexagonal shaped center medallion inset with an allover design of "phoenix and dragon" motifs in red, ivory, and hues of orange on a diagonally striped field, all within a red stylized rosette and angular vine main border, multiple rosette with diamond-patterned minor borders, flatwoven elem, 12 ft. 5 in. x 6 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,000

some brown oxidation in the elem


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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