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Lavar Kerman Pictorial Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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

Description:

Lavar Kerman Pictorial Rug, Southeast Persia, c. 1900, the cream-colored field depicting Nader Shah on a throne surrounded by courtiers with a small Arabic inscription to the left and flanked by a large flowering urn at the bottom, all within a wide border displaying a woodland hunting scene, multiple medium blue meandering vine and small blossom-patterned minor borders, 7 ft. 3 in. x 4 ft. 6 in.
Estimate $4,000-5,000

very minor areas of dark brown corrosion


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

Nader Shah, Afsharid dynasty, Carpet, Lavar, Nader

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