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Sivas Rug

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Sivas Rug, Turkey, late 19th century, featuring a "Shah Abbas" design of palmettes and arabesques on burgundy field, very fine weave, 6 ft. x 4 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Good pile; missing 1/4" at each end; fold cut in the palmette on the left side of central rosette.


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

Turkey, Arabesque, Art genres, Carpet, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Oriental rug, Ornaments, Palmette, Sivas, Turkish carpet

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