10-23-2017 10-23-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3054B Boston
October 23, 2017 12:00PMCalender
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Ghiordis Prayer Rug

$1,353$1,100
Auction: Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 3054B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Ghiordis Prayer Rug, Western Anatolia, late 18th century, 5 ft. 10 in. x 4 ft. 2 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Good condition, low pile with scattered areas of wear, very good color, weave, and drawing, replaced selvedges, both ends missing approx. 1/2 inch


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Keywords

Anatolia, Anatolian rug, Carpet, Geography of Asia, Kneeling, Oriental rug, Prayer, Prayer rug, Salat, Textile arts, Visual arts