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East Anatolian Long Rug

Auction:
2713B
Lot:
211A
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 2713B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

East Anatolian Long Rug, last quarter 19th century, the contiguous polychrome row of hooked diamonds upon an abrashed red-brown field, within a red main border containing highly stylized geometric devices, "dragon's head" minor border, 8 ft. 6 in. x 3 ft. 4 in.

Literature: For an almost identical example please see: Rugs of the Peasants and Nomads of Anatolia, W. Bruggemann and H. Bohmer, 1983, plate 92, p. 293.
Estimate $800-1,000

several creases, crease repair, reovercast


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

Anatolia, Persian carpet, Physical geography

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