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Shahsavan Bag Face

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Shahsavan Bag Face

Lot 0197 Details

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Mid 19th century, 41 x 43 cm, South East Caucasus, Moghan region

A small Shahsavan bag face with a white foundation in warp-faced plain weave. The field design of 25 large eight-pointed stars alternating with miniature stars is woven in the reverse sumakh technique. The field is divided into five bands by fine vertical lines. The yellow-ground border shows a delicate design of tiny stepped polygons. Herrmann has published another example of this very rare group. – Slight signs of age and wear, small rewoven areas, all the corners have been restored.

HERRMANN, EBERHART, Seltene Orientteppiche IX. Munich 1987, no. 41 b
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Shahsavan Bag Face

Estimate €1,700 - €1,800
May 25, 2019
Starting Price €1,500
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0197: Shahsavan Bag Face

Sold for €2,300
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Est. €1,700 - €1,800Starting Price €1,500
Major Spring Auction - Antique Carpets
Sat, May 25, 2019 9:00 AM EDT
Buyer's Premium 28%

Lot 0197 Details

Description
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Mid 19th century, 41 x 43 cm, South East Caucasus, Moghan region

A small Shahsavan bag face with a white foundation in warp-faced plain weave. The field design of 25 large eight-pointed stars alternating with miniature stars is woven in the reverse sumakh technique. The field is divided into five bands by fine vertical lines. The yellow-ground border shows a delicate design of tiny stepped polygons. Herrmann has published another example of this very rare group. – Slight signs of age and wear, small rewoven areas, all the corners have been restored.

HERRMANN, EBERHART, Seltene Orientteppiche IX. Munich 1987, no. 41 b

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