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Sultanabad Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$7,073$5,750

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

Description:

Sultanabad Carpet, West Persia, late 19th century, the light red field with an allover large-scale lattice design of polychrome palmettes, all within a wide ivory main border inset with highly stylized floral and geometric devices, multiple floral meander minor borders, 13 ft. 4 in. x 10 ft. 5 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

scattered areas of wear


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 art, Islamic culture, Meander, Oriental rug, Sultanabad

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