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Kashmir Shawl Shoulder Mantle End Panel

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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

Description:

Kashmir Shawl Shoulder Mantle End Panel, North India, late 18th century, comprised of three rows of "boteh" on an ivory field with a stylized flower between the base of each "boteh" and a bird between each top, 1 ft. 4 in. x 4 ft. 4 in.

Literature: The Kashmir Shawl and its Indo-French Influence, Frank Ames, 1997, plates 116-117 and 119, p. 292.
Estimate $1,500-1,800

several scattered holes in the top right corner


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

Frank Ames, 19th-century fashion, Kashmir, Paisley, Pashmina, Persian culture, Renfrewshire, Shawl

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