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"Mishan" Malayer Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

"Mishan" Malayer Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, the abrashed royal blue field with an allover small-scale diagonal vine and "boteh" pattern in red and gold, all within a highly stylized gold angular vine and serrated leaf border, 6 ft. 2 in. x 4 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

both sides with selvage wear, minor crease wear at the left side, glue residue on reverse


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

19th-century fashion, Carpet, Gold, Malayer, Paisley, Persian culture, Renfrewshire, Vine

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