Cockatoos on a hand hooked wool rug

Feb 03, 2018. 19:43 UTC
Cockatoos on a Hand Hooked Wool Rug
United States of America

Rugs & carpets

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37" x 67" rectangle - out of an old estate in CT Hand hooked out of Wool Fabric (not yarn) on Burlap


Old Estate in CT

Answered within about 21 hours
Feb 04, 16:13 UTC
By Erin-Marie Wallace

Fair Market Value

$200 - $300 USD

Insurance Value

$500 USD
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Dear Elizabeth,

Thank you for taking the time to upload images to Mearto of your hand-hooked wool rug. What a great design of two cockatoos surrounded by stylized flowers! Hooked carpets sell based on size, quality, condition, age and imagery. Your example is of a generous size, is circa 1930, appears to require a light cleaning but also appears free from any major damage or bleaching from the sun and additionally has a very comely composition.
Currently at auction, similar hooked rugs featuring animals (rather than landscape or geometric scenes) are selling in the range of $200 - $300USD with the occasional piece superseding that range to the $400 range and even higher when the design strikes a cord with bidders.

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