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Antique Fereghan Sarouk Prayer Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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

Description:

Antique Fereghan Sarouk Prayer Rug, Northwest Persia, late 19th century, the ivory field with a large, light blue, two-handled vase issuing a finely drawn "tree of life" with various birds, flanked by smaller red vases, all below light red floral spandrels with several wild beasts, all within a navy meandering vine and palmette main border, 6 ft. 7 in. x 4 ft. 6 in.
Estimate $3,500-4,000

minor edge curling


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 culture, Palmette, Prayer rug, Sarouk rug

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