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Tekke Chuval

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Tekke Chuval, West Turkestan, late 19th century, featuring five rows of five Yomud-type guls flanked by rows of "tshemtshe" minor guls all in ivory, light red, navy, and blue/green, on a red ground and within a "kotchak" cross border, the wide skirt with a stepped diamond lattice inset with highly stylized trees, 2 ft. 9 in. x 3 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

very minor gouges in two corners, very small hole in the field, few areas of low pile


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

Asian culture, Diamond, Gul, National symbols of Turkmenistan, Ornaments, Symmetry

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