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Kashan Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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

Description:

Kashan Carpet, Central Persia, late 19th century, the field comprised of an allover large-scale "dragon" palmette and serrated leaf design in navy, light blue, terra-cotta, and ivory, all within a curled leaf and palmette main border, multiple meandering vine and rosette-patterned minor borders, 19 ft. 2 in. x 14 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $15,000-18,000

cut and reduced 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

Carpet, Iranian culture, Islamic art, Kashan rug, Ornaments, Palmette

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