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Serab Long Rug

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2845B
Lot:
291
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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Serab Long Rug, Northwest Persia, dated 1854, the royal blue field with three ivory stepped and pendanted diamonds flanked by half diamonds and an allover design of polychrome small-scale eight-pointed stars in octagons and highly stylized rosettes, all within an ivory zoomorphic palmette and angular vine-patterned main border, multiple quatrefoil variant minor borders, 12 ft. x 3 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

minor scattered areas of brown corrosion, both sides reovercast, small vertical tear in the bottom border


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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Carpet, Diamond, Ivory, Octagon, Ornaments, Palmette, Quatrefoil

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