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Konya Prayer Rug

Auction:
2942T
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2942T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Konya Prayer Rug, Turkey, early 19th century, 4 ft. x 3 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

Fair to good condition, original ends and edges, good pile in the main border, extensive repiling and spandrels and field, very good color and age.


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, Carpet, Clothing, Kneeling, Konya, Oriental rug, Prayer, Prayer rug, Salat, Textile arts, Turkish carpet, Visual arts

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