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Afshar Bag

Auction:
2795B
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Afshar Bag, South Persia, late 19th century, the ivory rectangular field with "phoenix" and "dragon" devices surrounded by stylized rosettes and comb motifs in burnt orange, beige, and royal blue, all within a starburst in diamond lattice border, soumak top panel with plaited loops, 1 ft. 11 in. x 2 ft. 11 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

small holes on reverse, selvage wear


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