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Konya Kilim

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Konya Kilim, Central Anatolia, third quarter 19th century, the contiguous vertical row of large-scale hexagons issuing large ram's horn devices and inset with polychrome latch-hooked diamonds and small sawtooth devices all on an ivory field, reciprocal ram's horn-patterned side borders, stepped polygon and hooked diamond end panels, 12 ft. 9 in. x 4 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

areas of brown corrosion and scattered crude repairs


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

Hexagon, Kilim, Konya, Ram's Horn, Rug hooking, Tapestries

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