Lot 273: ORIENTAL RUG: PERSIAN DESIGN 9'0" x 12'0" Circular navy blue medallion with ivory, rust-red, and olive green center on a rust-red fi.
October 29, 2016
East Dennis, MA, USALive Auction
ORIENTAL RUG: PERSIAN DESIGN 9'0" x 12'0"
Circular navy blue medallion with ivory, rust-red, and olive green center on a rust-red field. Bright ivory subfield with delicate flowering branches and bold scrolling vines and serrated leaves, all rendered in shades of blue, green, brown, gray, and ivory. Guard borders of olive green and ivory. Dark blue main border.
Relatively minor fringe loss at one end. Sun faded almost uniformly. Small bits of moth damage noticed along each edge. Some drip staining to ivory subfield near one end. Late 20th century.
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