Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Melas Prayer Rug

Auction:
2795B
Lot:
5
Unsold
 

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Melas Prayer Rug, Southwest Anatolia, c. 1850, the red "head and shoulders" arch inset with two contiguous diamonds and rosettes below an ivory panel with highly stylized blossoms, all within an aubergine, gold, red, blue, and apple green tiled octagon-patterned main border, stylized rosette and angular vine and leaf minor borders, 4 ft. 11 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,000


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.

Departments

Specialists