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Three Textiles

Auction:
3053T
Lot:
1184
Sold for:
$12$10

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Auction:
Discovery - 3053T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 15, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Three Textiles, Japan, a square piece of woven indigo cotton with a three-character mark in white; a woven silk hanging decorated with scholarly objects, masks, and musical instruments, woven with gilt and polychrome threads and with hanging tabs; and a band of silk brocade woven with dragon motifs, sizes to 78 x 45 in.
Estimate $20-200

dragon brocade with large holes and losses, damage to top center of hanging.


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

Japan, Brocade, Byzantine silk, Indian clothing, Saris, Silk, Silk in the Indian subcontinent

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