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Konya Long Rug

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2845B
Lot:
44
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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2845B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2015 1:00PM

Description:

Konya Long Rug, Central Anatolia, mid-19th century, four large hooked cruciform medallions in light blue and red with spandrels issuing large hooks all on alternating red and blue squares, all within an abrashed light red serrated polygon main border, 12 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $2,200-2,500

scattered corrosion, end fraying with minor vertical tear, selvage wear at left side


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, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Konya, Polygon, Turkish carpet

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