ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, RICH COLOURS, ...

Item Ref
MB-014

Size: 10ft 2in x 6ft 0in (310 x 183cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet, with superb colour and complete kilim ends with chevron design.

Circa 1880.

A good Timuri main carpet with classic medallion design. The border is of a classic Timuri design.

Great colour through out with good blues, soft reds and burnt orange, highlights in ivory.

Very good complete long kilim ends with chevron design decorated with floated weft work.

Even wear with good pile, some corrosion.

Hand washed and ready for use or display, the rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MB-014.
£4,500

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH RUG WITH BLUE GROUND ...

Item Ref
H-271

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 5in (166 x 104cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch rug with blue ground and tree of life.

Circa 1880.

A good Timuri Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan or Eastern Persia border region, with very dark indigo blue field with a stylised tree of life design in a soft madder red with deep aubergine. The traditional leaf border is on a soft madder red back ground. The rug retains the original chevron kilim end finishes at both ends.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The rug is of fine weave with soft glossy wool.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-271.
£4,250

ANTIQUE WESTERN AFGHAN TIMURI BALUCH RUG, DEEP ...

Item Ref
R-1774

Size: 8ft 0in x 4ft 11in (245 x 151cm).

Antique Afghan Timuri Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan.

Circa 1880.

A good Timuri Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan, with very dark indigo blue field and dark almost aubergine madder red. The are a small number of highlights in ivory and yellow. The dark charcoal brown is corroded throughout the rug. The rug is possibly by the Yaqoub-Khani, based on design. Note the well drawn boteh within the field design. The ends are of particular note with decorative weft work kilim ends. The side finishes are also typical of the Timuri. This rug needs good light to be seen at its best.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1774.
£3,995

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH OUTSTANDING COLOUR, FULL ...

Item Ref
H-006

Size: 6ft 6in x 3ft 5in (197 x 104cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan. A Baluch rug with outstanding colour in pristine condition with a superb floral border.

Circa 1880.

A superb Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design in alternate rows of indigo blue and madder red. The large scale border is of classic Baluch 'flower' design.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original kilims at both ends, these have weft work decoration.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-006.
£2,750

ANTIQUE BALUCH PRAYER RUG, 'SARAKHS' BALUCH, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1357

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 10in (117 x 86cm).

Antique Baluch camel ground prayer rug a design that is typical of the Sarakhs Baluch of Khorasan.

Late 19th century.

The rug is beautifully drawn with a tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. The rug retains the original decorated end finishes at the top end.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear, and good pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1357.
£2,750

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, LATTICE DESIGN, LARGE BOAT ...

Item Ref
R-1109

Size: 5ft 4in x 3ft 5in (162 x 103cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan / Eastern Persia. A Baluch rug with outstanding colour with a superb large scale boat border.

Circa 1870.

A superb Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design to the narrow field .
surrounded by the large boat border. The colours are excellent with soft madder red, deep aubergine, several blues, ivory and black.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original kilim at the top end, this has weft work decoration.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1109.
£2,250

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH LATTICE DESIGN IN ...

Item Ref
AOR-026

Size: 6ft 11in x 3ft 8in (212 x 112cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan. A Baluch rug with a very unusual lattice design in blue.

Circa 1880.

A superb Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design with mina khani type floral design,
surrounded by the large boat border. The colours are excellent with great electric blues, deep aubergine, madder red, ivory and black.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. There is some corrosion to the blacks.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: AOR-026.
£2,250

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG FROM FERDOWS REGION, CAMEL ...

Item Ref
R-1163

Size: 5ft 4in x 3ft 6in (162 x 107cm).

Antique Baluch rug, these Baluch rugs are known as Arab Baluch from the Ferdows region..

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional design unique to this region, the floral design is on a camel ground.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile, there is some corrosion as one would expect.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1163.
£1,950

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, LATTICE DESIGN, SUPERB LONG ...

Item Ref
H-069

Size: 5ft 11in x 2ft 11in (185 x 89cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan, probably Timuri tribe.

Circa 1880.

A superb Baluch rug with a fine diamond lattice design, the bright indigo blue diagonal lattice is really outstanding. The rug has a scarce border design on a charcoal coloured background.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original long kilims at both ends, these have weft work decoration.

A very good collectable Baluch rug.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-069.
£1,950

ANTIQUE BALUCH TREE OF LIFE PRAYER RUG, ...

Item Ref
H-292

Size: 5ft 4in x 2ft 10in (162 x 86cm).

Antique Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life design that is typical of the Baluch of Khorasan.

Circa 1900.

The rug is beautifully drawn with a tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. The rug retains the original kilim end finishes at both ends. The rug has an inscription, possibly a date in the mihrab. The main border is of the Baluch boat design. Note the hands with stars in the hand placements either side of the mihrab.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear, and good pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: H-292.
£1,850

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH MINA KHANI LATTICE ...

Item Ref
R-1960

Size: 5ft 5in x 2ft 11in (164 x 90cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Khorassan region of Eastern Persia with a well drawn mina khani lattice design.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design with mina khani (many flowers) type floral design, surrounded by the large boat border. The colours are excellent with electric blues, deep aubergine, madder red, ivory and black. The small white flowers really stand out against the midnight indigo blue field.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. There is some corrosion to the blacks and browns as one would expect.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1960.
£1,750

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, UNUSUAL DESIGN, GREAT COLOUR ...

Item Ref
R-199

Size: 6ft 4in x 3ft 3in (192 x 99cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with interesting design

Late 19th century

A very nice Baluch rug, with one of the less common designs

Superb wool quality, excellent soft red field colour, with good blues

Very slight even wear with almost full pile, very soft wool

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-199
£1,750

ANTIQUE TRIBAL BALUCH RUG WITH LARGE SIZE ...

Item Ref
R-121

Size: 7ft 10in x 3ft 10in (238 x 116cm).

Antique Baluch rug with large guls

4th quarter 19th century

A very nice Baluch with unusually large gul design

Alot of Turkmen influence in both the major and minor gul design

Very nice colours with a soft red field, some attractive blues

Good condition with even wear and fair pile

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-121
£1,750

ANTIQUE BALUCH MAIN CARPET, CHAKHANSUR REGION, SOUTH ...

Item Ref
MS-127

Size: 12ft 10in x 6ft 7in (392 x 200cm).

Very good example of a main carpet by the Chakhansur Baluch of South West Afghanistan, border region near the Seistan Desert. Typical design for this region with the classic long kilim ends. Excellent wool, tight weave and natural dyes.

Circa 1880.

The carpet is in good condition with even wear and corrosion, the pile is low / medium.

The carpet is suitable for light domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

A very good example of 19th century Baluch weaving.

Stock Number: MS-127.
£1,750

ANTIQUE MUSHWANI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, EXCELLENT CONDITION, ...

Item Ref
MS10-47

Size: 9ft 6in x 5ft 11in (290 x 180cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch carpet of traditional ‘mushwani’ design, the carpet is of a warm madder colour with indigo blue.

Circa 1900/20.

The carpet has the traditional Mushwani design is indigo blue, the design is a series of multiple latch hooks or bird heads. The border is a rosette design, note the use of ivory for the corner rosettes in the field and in the center of the carpet.

The carpet is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The wool is very soft and glossy. The carpet retains its original side and end finishes.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use. A very useful small room size carpet.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use.

Stock Number: MS10-47.
£1,500

ANTIQUE BALUCH PRAYER RUG, BLUE GROUND WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1857

Size: 4ft 2in x 2ft 11in (128 x 90cm).

Antique Baluch blue ground prayer rug with 'tree of life' design.

Late 19th century.

A good blue ground Baluch prayer rug with tree of life design to the field. The hand placements also contain a tree design. The main border is of a repeat leaf design.

The rug is in good condition with slight even wear, and good pile. The rug retains it original long kilim ends with a chevron design at the top end and a stripe design with weft work at the lower end. The rug does contain some very early synthetic dye that helps date it to the late 19th century.

The rug is ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1857.
£1,350

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH FINE DIAMOND LATTICE ...

Item Ref
MS-015

Size: 6ft 6in x 3ft 3in (199 x 99cm).

Antique Baluch rug with fine diamond lattice design and an interesting border.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a fine repeat lattice design on a clear red ground, each diamond of the lattice contains a Turkmen type design. The border is of a interesting design and uses some very nice colours, especially a blue green with some small yellow high lights.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, the weave is very fine and the wool is soft. As can be seen in the images the rug is slightly misshapen.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MS-015.
£1,250

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH REPEAT DESIGN, HEAVY ...

Item Ref
H-130

Size: 7ft 3in x 3ft 7in (220 x 110cm).

Antique Baluch rug with repeat latch hook design.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with interesting field design, the border design is of particular note.

The rug is in fair condition with some wear with medium / low pile, some heavy corrosion to the browns. The ends retain the original kilim end finishes.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: H-130
£1,250

OLD BALUCH PRAYER RUG, TREE OF LIFE, ...

Item Ref
H-177

Size: 4ft 1in x 2ft 7in (124x 78cm).

Old Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life on a camel ground.

Circa 1920/30.

The rug is beautifully drawn with a tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft.
Note the small animals throughout the field and also the two camels with riders at the base. The rug retains the original decorated long kilim end finishes at both ends.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear, and good pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: H-177.
£1,250

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, COMPARTMENT DESIGN, GREAT COLOUR ...

Item Ref
R-1104

Size: 6ft 1in x 3ft 3in (185 x 100cm).

Antique Baluch rug with three compartments. A Baluch rug with good traditional Baluch colours with a traditional Baluch boat border.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with interesting design, the colour combinations work very well, the use of ivory high lights gives the rug a lighter feel.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. There is slight corrosion to the blacks as one would expect.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1104.
£1,250

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, GOOD DESIGN, EXCELLENT CONDITION, ...

Item Ref
R-220

Size: 5ft 9in x 3ft 7in. (175 x 109cm).

Antique Baluch rug, Western Afghanistan

Circa 1900

Excellent design and colour, very well drawn

Good condition with slight even wear, good pile

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Ref: R-220.
£1,100

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, SALAR KHANI SUB TRIBE, ...

Item Ref
MS7-18

Size: 5ft 9in x 3ft 7in (176 x 109cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with traditional herati design often found in Salar Khani weavings.

Circa 1900.

A very nice small Baluch rug, with a very pleasing variation of the herati design.

Superb wool quality, with soft madder red on a dark indigo blue ground.

Very slight even wear with almost full pile, very soft wool, goats hair side bindings.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. Suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS7-18.
£995

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH MINA KHANI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-281

Size: 6ft 8in x 3ft 1in (203 x 95cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan / Eastern Persia. A Baluch rug with a mina khani design on a dark indigo blue field.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with a mina khani type floral design, surrounded by the large boat border. The colours are excellent with madder red, ivory, aubergine and abrashed dark indigo blue.

The rug is in good condition with slight even wear and good pile. There is some corrosion to the blacks.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-281.
£950

ANTIQUE BALUCH PRAYER RUG, CAMEL GROUND WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1342

Size: 5ft 3in x 2ft 8in (160 x 82cm).

Antique Baluch camel ground prayer rug with interesting Turkmen inspired design.

Circa 1900.

The rug is beautifully drawn and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. The rug retains the original decorated end finishes at both ends. Of particular note are the double amulet designs in each of the hand panels. The side finish bindings in small bands of different colours are also of note.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear, and good pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1342.
£950

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, KHORASAN REGION, ALL OVER ...

Item Ref
H-208

Size: 4ft 11in x 3ft 1in (150 x 93cm).

Antique Persian Khorasan region Baluch rug with all over repeat design.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with interesting field design of repeated design elements that are Turkmen inspired, the border design is of particular note. Note the use of small yellow highlights in the field design.

The rug is in good condition with slight even wear with good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for light normal use.

Stock Number: H-208.
£950

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH REPEAT LATTICE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS-110

Size: 5ft 1in x 3ft 2in (155 x 96cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design with small white flowers between each diamond. The drawing of the rug is quite detailed with a subtle colour palette. The border is of a traditional Baluch design.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug has very good wool and is fine with a soft floppy handle.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MS-110.
£950

ANTIQUE BALUCH PRAYER RUG WITH 'TILE' DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-105

Size: 4ft 11in x 2ft 11in (150 x 89cm).

Antique Baluch prayer rug with 'tile' design, note the long kilim ends.

Circa 1890.

Stock number: H-105.
£895

ANTIQUE MAHDAD KHANI BALUCH RUG, LARGE TURKMEN ...

Item Ref
R-1858

Size: 5ft 8in x 3ft 0in (172 x 92cm).

Antique Baluch rug, by the Mahdad Khani tribe of the Khorassan region of Eastern Persia.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with one of the less common designs, a single row of 6 large Tekke Turkmen guls. The border is a well drawn version of the Baluch 'boat' border.

The rug is in good condition with even wear, medium pile, very soft wool.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug would be suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1858.
£895

ANTIQUE AFGHAN MUSHWANI BALUCH RUG, SUPERB CONDITION, ...

Item Ref
MS9-18

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 1in (196 x 124cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug of traditional ‘mushwani’ design, the rug is of a warm madder colour with indigo blue.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has the traditional Mushwani design is indigo blue, the design is a series of multiple latch hooks or bird heads. The border is a rosette design, note the use of ivory for the corner rosettes.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The wool is very soft and glossy.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use.

Stock Number: MS9-18.
£895

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG OF SMALL SIZE WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1664

Size: 5ft 9in x 2ft 11in (130 x 80cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design in alternate diagonal rows of colour, each diamond contains a traditional Baluch design. The rug retains short kilims at both ends.

The rug is in good condition with slight even wear and good pile. The rug has very good wool and is fine with a soft floppy handle.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1664.
£750

OLD AFGHAN BALUCH CHILDS PRAYER RUG, VERY ...

Item Ref
MS9-19

Size: 3ft 3in x 2ft 2in (98x 66cm).

Old Afghan Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life of a size suitable for a child.

Circa 1920.

The rug is beautifully drawn with a simple tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. The rug has three borders each with a different design. Very small prayer rugs like this were woven for young boys, and are very scarce.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and almost full pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug has a soft handle.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use of would make a superb wall hanging.

Stock Number: MS9-19.
£695

OLD BALUCH CAMEL GROUND PRAYER RUG WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1212

Size: 5ft 1in x 3ft 3in (154 x 98cm).

Old Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life design.

Circa 1920.

The rug offers an interesting variation of this well known design, both ends retain the original finishes with weft work decoration.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic floor use.

Stock Number: R-1212.
£650

ANTIQUE CAMEL GROUND AFGHAN BALUCH PRAYER RUG ...

Item Ref
MS7-16

Size: 4ft 10in x 3ft 5in (148x 104cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is beautifully drawn with a tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. The rug has the curl leaf design to the main border.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and almost full pile. The ends retain the long ivory wool fringes.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug has a soft floppy handle.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS7-16.
£650

ANTIQUE AFGHAN BALUCH RUG, SMALL SIZE WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1859

Size: 4ft 5in x 2ft 11in (135 x 88cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug of small size with lattice design.

Circa 1900.

A sweet small Baluch rug with lattice design with stars to the center of each diamond. The camel ground border with leaf design frames the rug well.

The rug is in good condition with even wear slightly heavier in places and medium pile.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1859.
£495

ANTIQUE SISTAN BALUCH SEH MIHRAB PRAYER RUG, ...

Item Ref
MS10-23

Size: 4ft 4in x 2ft 6in (132 x 76cm).

Antique Sistan Baluch Three Mihrab prayer rug.

Circa 1920.

This is a good small example of a seh-mihrab (three mihrab) prayer rug by the Sistan Baluch, the rug is well drawn and has wonderful contrast of colour. Note the original end finishes with the decorative tufts and tassels along with weft work decoration. There are two very small highlight details in green silk, this shows the importance of the rug to the weaver.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear, and good pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: MS10-23.
£450

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, EXCELLENT COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
D-682

Size: 10ft 7in x 6ft 6in (322 x 198cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet with all over shrub design.

2nd half 19th century

A really outstanding Timuri main carpet, the shrub design in this format is usually only found on smaller rugs and prayer rugs of the 'Dokhtar-e-Qazi' design. This carpet has classic Timuri borders and of particular note are the large end panels in soumak work.

Superb colour through out with great indigo blues and soft madder reds.

Slight even wear with good pile, some corrosion to the browns.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

This is a scare and very collectable example of Timuri weaving in condition making it suitable for floor use.

Stock Number: D-682
SOLD

ANTIQUE WESTERN AFGHAN BALUCH CARPET, SHRUB DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1259

Size: 12ft 2in x 6ft 7in (370 x 200cm).

A good antique main carpet by the Baluch of Western Afghanistan. The carpet is of the shrub design with a traditional Baluch border.

Circa 1870.

The carpet has the traditional dark indigo ground and burnt orange/red with ivory high lights. Note the long original kilim end finishes at both ends. Note also how the field design changes after about the first 30cm.

The carpet is in excellent condition with some slight wear and corrosion, the pile is medium.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

A very good and scarce example of 19th century Baluch weaving.

Stock Number: R-1259.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, WESTERN AFGHANISTAN, ...

Item Ref
TS-01

Size: 9ft 3in x 5ft 8in (283 x 172cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet, with superb colour and complete kilim ends.

Circa 1880.

A really outstanding Timuri main carpet, beautifully drawn with a superb classic Timuri 'boat' design main border. Note the very unusual side finishes.

Great colour through out with good blues, light green, soft reds and burnt orange, highlights in ivory.

Very good complete long kilim ends decorated with floated weft work.

Even wear with good pile, some corrosion, the rug is of very fine weave.

Hand washed and ready for use or display, the rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: TS-01.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, SUPERB COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
AOR-029

Size: 8ft 10in x 6ft 1in (270 x 185cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet of small size, superb colour and complete kilim ends.

2nd half 19th century.

A really outstanding small Timuri main carpet, beautifully drawn with a superb classic Timuri main border.

Great colour through out with good blues, soft reds and burnt orange, highlights in ivory.

Very good complete long kilim ends decorated with floated weft work.

Even wear with good pile, some corrosion, the rug is of very fine weave.

Hand washed and ready for use or display, the rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: AOR-029.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, WESTERN AFGHANISTAN, ...

Item Ref
TSM-03

Size: 9ft 0in x 5ft 7in (275 x 170cm).

A good antique main carpet by the Timuri Baluch of Western Afghanistan. The carpet is of the willow tree and shrub design with a classic Timuri border, also note the long decorated kilim end finishes

1st half 19th century.

The rug has the traditional Timuri dark indigo ground and clear reds with ivory high lights.

The rug is in fair condition with some heavy wear and corrosion, the pile is low.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: TSM-03
SOLD

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, EXCELLENT COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
KA

Size: 8ft 8in x 6ft 4in (265 x 194cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet of small size

2nd half 19th century

A really outstanding small Timuri main carpet

Superb colour through out with great blues

The best kilim ends I have seen, decorated with floated weft work

Even wear with good pile, some corrosion

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: KA
SOLD

ANTIQUE CHAKHANSUR BALUCH MAIN CARPET, WESTERN AFGHANISTAN, ...

Item Ref
D-0707


Size: 12ft 6in x 7ft 1in (380 x 216cm).

Very good example of a main carpet by the Chakhansur Baluch of South West Afghanistan, border region near the Seistan Desert. Typical design for this region with the classic long kilim ends. Excellent wool, tight weave and natural dyes.

Circa 1900.

The carpet has superb colour with rich red tones, with the design outlined in dark indigo blue, there are ivory highlights around the border.

The carpet is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

The carpet has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

A very good example of genuine Baluch weaving.

Stock Number: D-0707.
SOLD

VERY RARE ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH CALYX ...

Item Ref
D-122

Size: 6ft 2in x 3ft 10in (187 x 116cm).

A rare Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan. A Baluch rug with outstanding colour in superb condition with a scarce design.

2nd half 19th century.

The rug has a 'calyx' lattice design to the field, the main border design is representing Turkmen 'Tumar' and the minor borders are of the Yomut Turkmen 'Syrga' design. The combination of these designs makes this a very rare Baluch weaving.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original long kilims at both ends, these have weft work decoration. The browns are showing signs of corrosion.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: D-122.
SOLD

ANTIQUE BLUE GROUND TIMURI BALUCH PRAYER RUG, ...

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KAB24

Size: 3ft 11in x 3ft 2in (120 x 97cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch blue ground prayer rug

Mid 19th century.

A superb example of this sought after type of prayer rug, exceptional couls and classic Timuri design

The rug is of small square size, with great drawing and interesting elements

The rug is in very original condition with a few very old repairs

Ideal as a wall hanging

Stock Number: KAB24
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ANTIQUE BALUCH CAMEL GROUND PRAYER RUG, FULL ...

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R-396

Size: 5ft 2in x 2ft 9in (155 x 83cm).

Antique Baluch camel ground prayer rug.

Late 19th century.

The rug is beautifully drawn and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground has a pleasing abrash. There is a soumak panel at the lower end.

The rug is in excellent condition with no visible wear, and full pile.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic floor use.

Stock Number: R-396
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ANTIQUE 'BIRD' BALUCH RUG, LATTICE DESIGN WITH ...

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H-136

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 4in (164 x 102cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan / Eastern Persia. A Baluch rug with outstanding colour and beautiful birds.

Circa 1890.

A superb Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design to the field, each diamond contains a bird or a large flower. The border is of a classic Baluch design. The colours are excellent with a good madder red and an abrashed indigo blue field.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original kilim at both ends, the lower end also has weft work decoration.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-136.
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ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH SNOW FLAKE LATTICE ...

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D-0207

Size: 8ft 11in x 4ft 9in (271 x 146cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan. A Baluch rug with unusual colour with a superb snowflake lattice design.

Late 19th century.

A superb Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design with each diamond containing a snow flake design. Between each diamond there is a small white flower. The rug has a very soft colour palette with light pinks, blues and ivory... there are large amounts of rich aubergine colour. The border is of interest, it is a classic Timuri Baluch border..

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug has very good wool and is finely woven. There is some corrosion to the browns.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: D-0207.
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ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, KHORASSAN REGION, NORTH EAST ...

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H-140

Size: 6ft 5in x 3ft 3in (196 x 100cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with scarce repeat design to the field.

Late 19th century.

An outstanding Baluch rug from the Khorassan region of North East Persia. The rug has a camel ground with a linked medallion design most often seen on balisht (grain bags). Each of the medallions contains a small cockerel to the center, the cockerel is the harbinger of the day and the dispeller of the night. Note also the very nice small dogs or goats drawn in the main border at the top and lower end. The rug also has very good piled end finishes in a chevron design; the careful use of yellow at the ends was important to the weaver.

The rug is in superb condition with no visible wear and full pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-140.
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