09-26-2015 09-27-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2845B Boston
September 26, 2015 01:00 PMCalender

Serapi Carpet

Auction: Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 26, 2015 1:00PM


Serapi Carpet, Northwest Persia, late 19th/early 20th century, the large ivory lobed and pendanted cruciform medallion on a red field with highly stylized palmettes and angular vines, stepped ivory spandrels with quarter- medallions, all within a navy large rosette, serrated leaf, and angular vine main border, multiple carnation and vine meander minor borders, 13 ft. 7 in. x 9 ft. 3 in.
Estimate $10,000-12,000

slight to evenly low pile, very small areas of red repiling, both sides reselvaged, very slight moth damage in the main border

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