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Malayer Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Malayer Rug, West Persia, c. 1900, the navy sawtooth lozenge on an ivory field and inset with highly stylized polychrome tulips, all within an ivory serrated leaf and "wineglass" main border, multiple meandering floral minor borders, 6 ft. x 3 ft. 7 in.
Estimate $600-800


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, Flowers, Islamic art, Ivory, Lozenge, Malayer, Polychrome, Quadrilaterals, Tulip

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