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Akstafa Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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

Description:

Akstafa Rug, East Caucasus, dated 1911, four large terra-cotta eight-pointed star medallions inset with polychrome cruciform devices all on a navy field and flanked by latch-hooked diamonds, quadrupeds, urns, and rosettes, all within an ivory hooked rectangle-patterned main border, contiguous "S" device minor border, 7 ft. 3 in. x 3 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

scattered areas of very minor red color run


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, Rug hooking

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