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a Mounted Kashmir Shawl Fragment

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$431$350

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

Description:

a Mounted Kashmir Shawl Fragment, North India, mid-18th century, the allover design of naturalistically drawn carnations, rosettes, and leaves on an indigo ground, 8 in. x 1 ft. 4 in.

Literature: For an almost identical example please see: Shawls of the East from Kerman to Kashmir, Parviz Nemati, 2003, Fragment 15, p. 108.
Estimate $400-600

scattered wear throughout


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

Parviz Nemati, Culture of Jammu and Kashmir, Dianthus caryophyllus, Economy of Jammu and Kashmir, Indian clothing, Kashmir, Kerman, Pakistani clothing, Parvīz, Pashmina, Persian clothing, Shawl, Mounted

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