Ethnographic Arts & Textiles

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September 02, 2021 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 23

Lot 23

Moroccan Tent Floor Covering, c.1940

Moroccan Tent Floor Covering, c.1940
Lot 23 Details
Moroccan Tent Floor Covering, c.1940

wool on wool
6 ft 7 ins x 10 ft 7 ins — 2 m x 3.2 m

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $510
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Moroccan Tent Floor Covering, c.1940
  • Moroccan Tent Floor Covering, c.1940


Some pulled threads, bleeding, stains and fading, may have had mirrored sequins throughout, two remaining. Possibly some selvage replaced. Additional images available upon request.

LOT 23

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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