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Kurd Rug

Auction:
2785T
Lot:
1241
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Kurd Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, the large navy medallion inset with an allover "herati" design with latch-hooks and extending long pendants on a red field, midnight blue spandrels, all within a slate blue stylized flowering boteh and meandering vine main border, multiple meandering boteh minor borders, 12 ft. 7 in. x 3 ft. 2 in.

Provenance: From the Denver Art Museum.
Estimate $500-700

selvage wear, brown oxidation, end fraying, crude repair and tear at bottom


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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