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Kirshehir Prayer Rug

Auction:
3240B
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - 3240B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 28, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Kirshehir Prayer Rug, Turkey, c. 1870, 5 ft. 10 in. x 4 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Good condition: good color, drawing, and wool quality; evenly low pile, with scattered areas of dark brown corrosion; scattered areas of repiling; original sides.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Turkey, Afshar rugs, Artificial objects, Carpet, Cuban Link, Human behavior, Kneeling, Prayer, Prayer rug, Salat, Textile arts

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