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Southeast Anatolian Kilim

Auction:
2845B
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Southeast Anatolian Kilim, second half 19th century, the field comprised of wide red, apple green, brown, royal blue, salmon, and aubergine bands inset with an ivory flattened hexagon and sawtooth pattern flanked by smaller hexagons, all within double latch-hook-patterned side borders, "elibelinde" motif elems, 13 ft. 9 in. x 5 ft.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

minor areas of separation of the two halves, several crude repairs


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

Hexagon, Kilim, Rug hooking, Tapestries, Truncated icosahedron

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