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Shirvan Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, late 19th century, the red field with a row of polychrome latch-hooked diamonds flanked on either side by smaller diamonds of similar design, all within an ivory hooked square main border, multiple minor borders displaying stylized rosettes and a reciprocal trefoil pattern, 4 ft. 9 in. x 3 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $700-900

both sides reselvaged with some wear, several vertical tears at the top


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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Carbon, Carpet, Diamond, Latch, Rug hooking, Shirvan

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