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Serapi Carpet

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2845B
Lot:
178
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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Serapi Carpet, Northwest Persia, c. 1880 the large light blue cruciform center medallion with large palmette pendants on an empty terra-cotta field and light green spandrels inset with highly stylized quarter medallions, all within a wide salmon "turtle" main border, multiple meandering carnation and vine minor borders, 11 ft. x 8 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $8,000-10,000

approximately two inches rewoven at both ends, minor scattered areas of repiling


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.

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Carpet, Decorative arts, Medal, Ornaments, Palmette, Salmon, Spandrel

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