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Central Anatolian Prayer Kilim

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Central Anatolian Prayer Kilim, third quarter 19th century, the red mihrab inset with four latch-hooked and serrated medallions below apple green spandrels, all within a wide ivory border of polychrome "elibelinde" devices, 5 ft. 1 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.
Estimate $700-900

areas of reweaving, missing approximately one inch at the top


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

Flip-flop, Islamic architecture, Kilim, Mihrab, Rug hooking, Tapestries, Turkish carpet

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