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Kazak Prayer Rug

Auction:
3004B
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 3004B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 25, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Kazak Prayer Rug, Southern Caucasus, c. 1880, 5 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 3 in.

Provenance: The estate of Ed Safarian.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Very good condition; very good pile, color, and wool quality; original sides and lower end; upper end missing approximately 3/8 inch; dark brown heavily corroded; minor fold wear.


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, Clothing, Human communication, Kneeling, Prayer, Prayer rug, Salat, Visual arts

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