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Shirvan Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, early 20th century, the royal blue field with three large stepped and latch-hooked cruciform medallions flanked by several smaller latch-hooked diamonds, all within a medium blue large-scale "crab" main border, multiple highly stylized contiguous "S" motif minor borders, 6 ft. 1 in. x 4 ft.
Estimate $800-1,000

very minor areas of brown corrosion


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, Diamond, Flip-flop, Latch, Rug hooking, Shirvan

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