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Mahal Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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

Description:

Mahal Carpet, West Persia, early 20th century, the red field with an allover small-scale blossoming vine pattern with several large staggered floral cruciform medallions in navy, ivory, apple green, and gold, all within an abrashed royal blue palmette, serrated leaf, and angular vine main border, 11 ft. 6 in. x 5 ft. 5 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

sections of very minor selvage wear


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

Carpet, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Ornaments, Palmette

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