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Baktiari Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Baktiari Carpet, Central Persia, late 19th/early 20th century, two large ivory and maroon gabled medallions inset with abrashed medium blue zoomorphic palmettes on a navy field and flanked by highly stylized double-headed birds, rosettes, and diamond-shaped palmettes, all within multiple serrated leaf and "wineglass" borders, reciprocal sawtooth-patterned minor borders, 11 ft. 8 in. x 7 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $600-800

corrosion throughout the field with scattered areas of corrosion in the borders, areas of heavy glue/paint residue 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, Ornaments, Palmette

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