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Palimpore Printed Prayer Textile

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2845B
Lot:
247
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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Palimpore Printed Prayer Textile, India, 19th century, the ivory mihrab with a large light red and gold cypress tree emerging from a scalloped mound flanked by confronting peacocks and several stylized beasts with an allover meandering vine and radial blossom pattern, tiered side panels inset with similar design elements and within larger chevron-patterned side borders, the top and bottom end panels inset with a reciprocal pointed ovoid floral design, small inscription at top center, 6 ft. 1 in. x 3 ft. 7 in.
Estimate $600-800


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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