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Luri Rug

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

Luri Rug, Southwest Persia, early 20th century, three large eight-pointed medallions inset with latch-hooked diamonds on a royal blue field with an allover small-scale highly stylized "boteh" design, all within multiple hooked "S" motif borders, 9 ft. 1 in. x 5 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

selvage wear, corrosion at upper right


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, Diamond, Flip-flop, Lurs, Oriental rug, Paisley, Rug hooking

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