Lot 303: Antique 18C. French Aubusson Hour Glass Carpet Rug
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: FRANCE, 18TH CENTURY An unusual shaped antique French Aubusson carpet rug. The rug exhibits an unusual hour glass shape with course threading decorated with a central medallion of flowers accented by a vibrant blue cartouche. The central brown open field is decorated with scrolling tendrils surrounded by a simple border with scrolling vines.
Condition Report: Overall light wear, some thread runs and low wear spots. Overall good condition and quite rare.
Dimensions: 10' 6" by 11' 6"