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Silk Doroksh Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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

Description:

Silk Doroksh Rug, Eastern Persia, late 19th century, the magenta field with a large finely drawn "boteh" in a vase issuing a light blue weeping willow and flanked by two fully formed light blue and ivory weeping willow trees and two smaller scale "boteh," all within a navy "turtle" palmette main border, multiple floral meander minor borders, 6 ft. 4 in. x 3 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

several areas of discoloration, small area of repiling at upper left, stamped inscription on reverse


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, Oriental rug, Ornaments, Paisley, Palmette, Persian carpet, Willow

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