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Ming Imperial Carpet Fragment

Auction:
2884B
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2884B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 13, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Ming Imperial Carpet Fragment, China, 16th century, 4 ft. 5 in. x 2 ft. 1 in.
Estimate $8,000-10,000

Very good pile, dark brown corrosion, silk warp, cotton weft, reselvedged.


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

China, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Ming dynasty, Oriental rug

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