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Qashqai Prayer Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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

Description:

Qashqai Prayer Carpet, Southwest Persia, early 20th century, the red field with an allover polychrome "mille fleurs" design emerging from a vase flanked by columns with a crenulated border, deep teal spandrels at the top, all within a chocolate brown interlacing vine and rosette main border, multiple ivory floral minor borders, small-scale checkerboard-patterned band above the fringe at both ends, 9 ft. 1 in. x 5 ft. 6 in.
Estimate $1,500-1,800


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, Polychrome, Qashqai

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