Collectible Antique Persian Tribal Shahsavan Peacock Design Sumak Mafrash Panel
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Collectible Antique Persian Tribal Shahsavan Peacock Design Sumak Mafrash Panel:
STARTS AT JUST $9.99 and LISTED WITH PRICE! AN ANTIQUESHAHSAVAN TRIBAL SUMAK MAFRASH PANEL,NW Persian tribal,last quarter of the 19thcentury, and coming in a very good state of preservation for its age. The size is:1'-5" x 3'-3" (43 x 99cm).This ratherrarespecimen of an antiqueShahsavan mafrash panelwith its coveted "peacock" design was createdon wool warps in a sumak technique with natural and non-natural dyed wool colors. There is a pinkish red and a reddish orange whichare a bit tip-faded front to back and I believe these to be non-vegetal dye lots (see close up photos 6, 7, and 8).All of the white areas are natural ivory cotton. The black/brown dye lot is heavily oxidized, a testimate toits19th century antiqueage.Both the top and the bottom endings need to be sewn secure to prevent any future loss of structure. The side cord over-castings are original and complete. Thereare afewsmall gouges on the top border (see close up photo 9) and some abrasions to the sumak desaign surface on the front from past ethographic age use. Estate fresh, is clean and collection ready.It will makea niceantique tribal textile art statement when displayed as a decorative wall hanging.If you have any questions aboutthis 19th century antique Shahsavan sumak mafrash "bird" panel, email Michael Phillips(READ: phillips rugs at comcast dot net)or feel free to call my studio (303) 885-7599. Pleasetake some extra time to view the other fine antique weavings of merit that I have posted exclusively with sale this week and remember to bookmark my seller ID: IMOKUB2 (I am okay, you be too) to your "favorite sellers" list to see all of myweekly future offerings having this antique age, beauty, quality, condition, and collectible qualities. NOTE: ALL my items come with an unconditional 100% money back refund guarantee (including ALL s/h/ins. fees) if for ANY reason the winning buyer is not happy with their oriental rug or textile art purchase from me. GOOD LUCK offerDING. STARTS AT JUST $9.99 and LISTED WITH PRICE!