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Luri Soumak Bagface with Pile Skirt

Auction:
3189M
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

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.


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

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

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