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Two Tibetan Saddle Covers and a Seatback

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Two Tibetan Saddle Covers and a Seatback, early 20th century, one cover with a navy and ivory checkerboard design within a medium blue border with blossoming shrubs in ivory lozenges, cloudbands and various "scholar's objects," 2 ft. 4 in. x 3 ft. 11 in., one cover with two stylized dragons-in-octagons on an ivory field, within a navy border inset with polychrome stylized rosettes and "scholar's objects," 2 ft. 4 in. x 4 ft. 4 in., and the seatback with a single dragon-in-octagon medallion on an ivory field with red spandrels, all within a royal blue border of "scholar's objects," 2 ft. 3 in. x 2 ft.
Estimate $600-800

all three pieces edged with felt, two backed with canvas


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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