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
£9,000

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.
£7,500

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

Item Ref
H-9999

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

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet of small size.

2nd half 19th century.

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

Superb colour through out with great blues, soft reds and highlights in yellow and ivory.

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

Even wear with good pile, some corrosion, slight heavy wear to bottom left hand corner, kilim end backed and conserved.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-9999
£2,950

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

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 BLUE GROUND PRAYER RUG, MID ...

Item Ref
D-341

Size: 5ft 0in x 3ft 4in (153 x 102cm).

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

Mid 19th century.

This is a very old and interesting prayer rug, the superb light indigo blue ground is most unusual. The field design is a repeat tree of life, the main border is a star design. The hand placements are of a tree or shrub design.

The rug is in good condition with even wear, and low pile. The rug retains it original long kilim ends. There is heavy corrosion to the olive browns through out the rug.

The rug is ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: D-341.
£2,500

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 TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-086

Size: 8ft 6in x 5ft 5in (260 x 164cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet with classic Afghan Timuri design.

Circa 1900.

A good small size main carpet with pleasing colour, the border design is typical of Timuri weaving. The carpet retains the original kilims at both ends decorated with a band of weft work.

The colours include indigo blues and soft madder reds.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display. The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: H-086
£2,250

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH PRAYER RUG, BLUE GROUND, ...

Item Ref
D-480

Size: 4ft 4in x 3ft 0in (131 x 92cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch blue ground prayer rug with traditional Afghan design.

Late 19th century.

A good blue ground Timuri Baluch prayer rug with traditional Afghan design to the field. This design is commonly found on rugs and main carpets attributed to the Timuri.

The rug is in good condition with slight even wear, and good pile. The rug retains it original kilim ends with weft work at the top end and a soumak panel 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: D-480.
£2,000

ANTIQUE BLUE GROUND TIMURI BALUCH PRAYER RUG, ...

Item Ref
D-480

Size: 4ft 9in x 3ft 2in (144 x 97cm).

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

Mid 19th century.

A good blue ground Timuri Baluch prayer rug with tree of life design to the field. The hand placements also contain a tree design.

The rug is in good condition with even wear, and low pile. The rug retains it original kilim ends with a stripe design and weft work decoration. There are small areas of damage to both kilim ends.

The rug is ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: D-480.
£2,000

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 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, POSSIBLY TIMURI, LARGE SCALE ...

Item Ref
D-0124

Size: 6ft 4in x 3ft 5in (193 x 104cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan, probably Timuri tribe.

2nd half 19th century.

A superb Baluch rug with a large scale shrub design and a white ground boat border. The field is divided in to four compartments each containing a large shrub like design and also two guls of Turkmen form. The border is of a large scale. The field colour is a soft rose madder.

The rug is in good condition with some wear and medium pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original long kilims at both ends. There are a few spots of foundation showing along with an old repair and small dark stain, these can be seen in the images.

A very good collectable Baluch rug.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: D-0124.
£1,950

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 / Eastern Persia. 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.
£1,950

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 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 RUG, TURKMEN GUL DESIGN, FINE ...

Item Ref
KASC-012

Size: 5ft 10in x 3ft 3in (178 x 100cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan of small size with a Turkmen gul design.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of a small size and has very soft wool and excellent colour throughout, the red is especially pleasing.

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

The top end retains the original kilim and end finish.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: KASC-012
£1,300

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 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

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, 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 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 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 AFGHAN BALUCH RUG WITH TIMURI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1377

Size: 6ft 8in x 3ft 9in (203 x 115cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with traditional design often found in both Timuri and Yaqub Khani weavings.

Circa 1900.

A very nice Baluch rug, with a very pleasing detailed compartment design.

Superb wool quality, excellent soft red field colour, with good blues and ivory highlights. The border is of one of the scarcer designs.

Very slight even wear with almost full pile, very soft wool, some corrosion to the browns as one would expect.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1377.
£950