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Kazak Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Kazak Rug, Southwest Caucasus, late 19th century, the large royal blue and ivory "keyhole" medallion inset with octagons on a brick red field sparsely decorated with latch-hooked diamonds, confronting quadrupeds and stylized figures, all within a medium blue hooked diamond-in-octagon pattern main border, multiple reciprocal sawtooth minor borders, 8 ft. x 6 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $600-800

several areas of corrosion, minor crude repair at the center


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.

Keywords

Carpet, Islamic art, Medallion, Octagon, Rug hooking

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