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Scandinavian "Rollakan" Bed Cover

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Scandinavian "Rollakan" Bed Cover, Skane, second half 19th century, the two halves sewn together, with a polychrome hexagon-in-cruciform center medallion enclosed by four mirror-image stylized blossoms and various geometric devices all on a red ground and within an ivory contiguous hooked border, 6 ft. 11 in. x 4 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

fraying and separation of the tapestry in two corners


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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Color, Hexagon, Polychrome

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