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Karadja Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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

Description:

Karadja Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, two blue/green cruciform medallions flanking a brown latch-hooked center medallion and enclosed by polychrome stylized rosettes on a royal blue field, all within a wide red "turtle" palmette main border, multiple reciprocal trefoil and floral meander minor borders, 6 ft. 5 in. x 5 ft. 1 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

missing outer guardstripe at both ends


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, Ornaments, Palmette, Rug hooking

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