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A FRAGMENTARY LARGE MEDALLION USHAK CARPET
WEST ANATOLIA, FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY

Price Realized 10,000 ($16,560)
Estimate 5,000 - 8,000 ($8,280 - $13,248)

Sale Information
Christies SALE 1519
ORIENTAL RUGS & CARPETS
8 April 2014
London, King Street

Lot 28
A FRAGMENTARY LARGE MEDALLION USHAK CARPET
WEST ANATOLIA, FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY
Reduced in length, even overall wear, scattered repair throughout
9ft.5in. x 5ft.2in. (285cm. x 157cm.)

 

Lot Notes
A similar indigo ground fragmentary large medallion Ushak carpet is published in the Eskenazi exhibition catalogue, Il Tappeto Orientale dal XV al XVIII Secolo, Milan, 1982, pl.13, p.78. For further discussion of Ushak designs please see lots 50 and 96 in the current sale.