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Kazak Soumak Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Kazak Soumak Rug, Southwest Caucasus, mid-19th century, comprised of gold, and navy lobed diamonds inset with apple green octagons on a rust-colored field flanked by small-scale zoomorphic elements including quadrupeds with curled tails, all within a chocolate brown highly stylized meandering vine main border, ivory rosette minor borders, "running dog"-patterned outer guardstripe, 8 ft. 7 in. x 4 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $600-800

cut and reduced at one end, areas of wear throughout, small patch near the main border at the 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, Chocolate, Kazak, Octagon, Soumak rug

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