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Shawl Jacket

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2845B
Lot:
190
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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Shawl Jacket, Kashmir, c. 1840, 3 ft. 5 in. x 4 ft. 7 in. (arm-span).

Literature: The Kashmir Shawl, John Irwin, 1973, plate 38.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

several crude repairs reinforced with material on the interior, scattered pinholes


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

John Irwin, 19th-century fashion, Culture of Jammu and Kashmir, Indian clothing, Paisley, Pakistani clothing, Pashmina, Persian clothing, Shawl

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