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Talish Long Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Talish Long Rug, South Caucasus, dated 1895, the midnight blue field with large polychrome cruciform-type medallions issuing highly stylized leaves all within a wide blue/green snowflake rosette and square-patterned main border, multiple minor borders displaying angular vines and leaves and a reciprocal trefoil design, 13 ft. 5 in. x 4 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

selvage wear, very minor areas of brown corrosion and corner gouges


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, Leucojum, Polychrome, Trefoil

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