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South Caucasian Rug

Auction:
2785T
Lot:
1226
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2785T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 24, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

South Caucasian Rug, late 19th/early 20th century, the large and unusually shaped red center medallion with brackets and comb-type pendants inset with a medium blue octagon with an eight lobed stylized rosette, spandrels of a similar design, all on a dark brown field with an allover small-scale diamond lattice pattern, ivory ribbon border, 5 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 2 in.

Provenance: From the Smith College Museum of Art.
Estimate $800-1,000

small tear at upper right, corner gouge at bottom right


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.

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Smith College Museum of Art, Smith College

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