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Qashqai Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Description:

Qashqai Carpet, Southwest Persia, late 19th century, three contiguous ivory diamonds each inset with a red and gold palmette with royal blue brackets all on a navy field filled with stylized birds, quadrupeds, and various plant and geometric forms, ivory latch-hooked spandrels with small-scale "boteh," all within a red meandering floral border, 10 ft. 6 in. x 5 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $1,800-2,000

small scattered areas of repiling, crude repairs, reweave in ivory center medallion


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, Ivory, Ornaments, Paisley, Palmette, Qashqai, Rug hooking, Spandrel

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