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Antique Hamadan Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Antique Hamadan Rug, Northwest Persia, late 19th century, the light red sawtooth-edged and hooked cartouche inset with confronting animals, and light blue baskets with blossoms inset with a navy lozenge with various small-scale geometric devices and highly stylized animals, all on a navy field of similar design, multiple meandering vine, rosette, and "boteh" borders, 6 ft. 1 in. x 4 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

both sides reovercast, corrosion in outer guardstripe, end fraying


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, Cartouche, INSET, Lozenge, Ornaments, Paisley

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