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Kashmir Long Shawl

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
35
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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Kashmir Long Shawl, North India, c. 1875, the dramatic contiguous and undulating black band enclosing a field of sinuous elongated bent-tip "boteh", within stylized floral side borders and polychrome embroidered lappets at both ends, 10 ft. 5 in. x 4 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $2,200-2,500

minor pinholes in the field, tearing in the lappets at both ends


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

Headgear, Kashmir, Lappet, Paisley, Scarves, Shawl

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