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Kashmir Rumal Shawl

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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

Description:

Kashmir Rumal Shawl, North India, c. 1860, the densely embroidered compartmented design of large blocks with rows of circles and alternating with double "boteh" panels with a contiguous meandering band overtop, all enclosing a light blue center medallion, polychrome lappets at the top and bottom, 6 ft. 4 in. x 5 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,000

small tear and areas of staining in the center, missing and worn lappets


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

Lappet, Paisley, Persian clothing, Polychrome, Scarves, Shawl

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