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Bidjar "Wagireh,"

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
164
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:

Bidjar "Wagireh," Northwest Persia, c. 1880, with two stepped half medallions inset with stylized rosettes and leaves on a camel field with a large "harshang" palmette and several birds and figures, all within a large rosette and angular vine main border on three sides, complete reciprocal trefoil outer border, 6 ft. 6 in. x 3 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

missing approximately a quarter inch at the top, minor fraying at the bottom


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

Islamic art, Ornaments, Palmette, Rosette

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