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Sword Belt

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Sword Belt, Tibet or Mongolia, 19th/20th century, decorated with parcel-gilt and silver metalwork on fabric, (probably missing a leather fastener from one end), with a coral cabochon on a central roundel and two hanging rings, lg. 28 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

some metal tarnishing and stain, minor stain and wear to fabric, cotton lining resewn, with new fabric toward the ends.


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

Mongolia, Tibet, Medieval art

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