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Silk Kashan Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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

Description:

Silk Kashan Rug, Central Persia, early 20th century, the salmon field with a finely drawn hillside landscape scene comprised of various types of trees, including cypress, wild beasts, and birds, including a peacock, all within a red/aubergine palmette, rosette, and serrated leaf-patterned main border, multiple ivory floral meander minor borders, 7 ft. x 4 ft. 5 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

very minor areas of color run at the top


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, Fin Garden, Iranian architecture, Iranian culture, Kashan, Ornaments, Palmette

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