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Afshar Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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

Description:

Afshar Rug, South Persia, late 19th century, the light red field rendered as an architectural interior inset with geometric devices of various sizes in shades of blue, gold, ivory, and brown, all within a highly stylized curled and serrated leaf main border, 4 ft. 8 in. x 3 ft. 11 in.
Estimate $600-800

minor crease wear and areas of corrosion


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

Afshar rugs, Carpet, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Persian carpet

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