12-09-2018 12-09-2018
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3189M Marlborough
December 9, 2018 12:00PMCalender

Luri Soumak Bagface with Pile Skirt

Auction: Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 3189M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 09, 2018 12:00PM


Luri Soumak Bagface with Pile Skirt, southwestern Iran, c. 1870, 1 ft. 11 in. x 1 ft. 8 in.

Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs.
Estimate $400-600

Good condition: very good color; soumak coarsely woven with minor abrasion; pile evenly low; original upper end & sides; lower end missing approx. 1/4 inch.

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Iran, Carpet, Iranian languages, Languages of Iran, Lorestan Province, Luri language, Lurs, Soumak, Southwestern Iranian languages, Textile arts, Visual arts