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Heriz Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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

Description:

Heriz Carpet, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, the eight-lobed navy, salmon, and light green center medallion issuing angular vines, large palmettes, serrated leaves, and blossoms on a red field, concentric ivory spandrels, all within a wide highly stylized meandering vine and rosette-patterned main border, 13 ft. 2 in. x 9 ft. 6 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

minor areas of wear in the field, areas of minor moth damage in outer border


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, Heriz rug, Iranian culture, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Ornaments, Palmette, Spandrel, Vines

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