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Malayer Corridor Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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

Description:

Malayer Corridor Carpet, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, the ivory field with an allover large-scale alternating design of navy and red bent-tip "boteh" enclosed by an allover small-scale blossom pattern, all within a red border of similar elements, 17 ft. 7 in. x 8 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $600-800

fringes added at both ends, very small hole in the center of the field


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

19th-century fashion, Carpet, Paisley, Persian culture, Red, Tamil culture

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