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Senneh Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, featuring a navy stepped and pendanted diamond-shaped center medallion on an ivory fi

Auction:
2869T
Lot:
1107
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 2869T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Senneh Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, featuring a navy stepped and pendanted diamond-shaped center medallion on an ivory field with an allover small-scale "herati" pattern and navy spandrels, all within a terra-cotta "turtle" palmette and angular vine main border, 6 ft. 3 in. x 4 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $600-800

minor end fraying at the top, scattered areas of dark brown corrosion in the outer border, selvage wear at both sides


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, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Ornaments, Palmette

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