ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN QASHQAI RUG, SHEKARLU ...

Item Ref
R-1356

Size: 7ft 0in x 5ft 0in (213 x 155cm).

Antique South West Persian Qashqai rug, with triple latch hook medallion design, outstanding drawing and colour. The medallion is surrounded by a field filled with floral rosettes and tribal design elements. Note the beautifully drawn main border, which is identical to the one found on the famous 'Sigmund Freud' couch rug .

Circa 1880 or earlier.

The rug is very fine with very detailed drawing, the colours are of the highest possible quality.

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

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

A superb collectible display item, tribal weaving of the highest order.

Stock Number: R-1356.
£12,500
| $16,644 USD | €14,163 EUR

OLD PERSIAN NAIN RUG, WOOL & SILK ...

Item Ref
R-9995

Size: 8ft 10in x 5ft 5in (270 x 165cm).

Old Persian Nain rug, wool and silk on a very fine silk foundation.

About 50 years old.

The rug is of very fine weave with tight fine pile of lambs wool with silk high lights. The rug has a velvet like feel.

The rug has a floral design around a central medallion and has amazing detail, it is an outstanding example of type. This is a rug of the highest quality that would grace any room.

The colours are superb, with an ivory ground with the design in beautiful soft pastel colours. The border contrasts well with the ivory ground.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-9995.
£11,500
| $15,313 USD | €13,030 EUR

OUTSTANDING SOUTH WEST PERSIAN TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG, ...

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R-894

Size: 6ft 7in x 5ft 11in (200 x 180cm).

Antique South West Persian Khamseh tribal rug of beautiful design and colour.

Circa 1870.

A scarce example of one of the most beautiful of all nomadic tribal designs woven by the Khamseh tribe of South West Persia. A few known rugs of this design are published in the leading books on tribal rugs.

The rug is of very fine weave with the floral design woven in natural dyes with wonderful saturated colours; making this a wonderful wall hanging or a statement on the floor of any room.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The rug has always been very thin and light weight due to the fineness of the weave. There are a few scattered old re-weaves that are very hard to detect.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-894.
£9,000
| $11,984 USD | €10,198 EUR

OLD PERSIAN ISFAHAN RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN, SUPERB ...

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R-1614

Size:10ft 10in x 7ft 0in (330 x 214cm).

Old Persian Isfahan carpet, of superb classic design with outstanding colours.

Circa 1930.

The carpet is of very fine weave with tight fine pile of lambs wool. The carpet has a velvet like feel.

The carpet has a floral lattice all over design and has amazing detail, it is an outstanding example of type. This is a carpet of the highest quality and would grace any room.

The colours are superb, with an madder red ground with the design in beautiful clear colours. The light blue border contrasts well with the red ground.

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

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1614.
£9,000
| $11,984 USD | €10,198 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN KHAMSEH BIRD RUG, ...

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H-197

Size: 8ft 0in x 5ft 6in (245 x 174cm).

Antique South West Persian Khamseh tribal 'bird' rug of beautiful design and colour.

Circa 1900.

A classic example of a Khamseh ‘bird’ rug. Six ivory linked medallions on an indigo blue field filled with birds and animals. A superb classic Khamseh border frames the rug. The rug is beautifully drawn with every possible part covered with birds and tribal design elements.

The rug is of a very useful almost square shape.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: H-197.
£6,500
| $8,655 USD | €7,365 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, ...

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H-201

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 6in (195 x 137cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug, with triple medallion design, outstanding drawing and colour. The two large medallions and small central medallion are surrounded by a field with the herati design. Note the beautifully drawn main border on an ivory ground.

Late 19th century.

The rug is in outstanding condition with full pile and only slight signs of wear, original kilim end finish at the lower end.

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

A superb display item.

Stock Number: H-201.
£6,000
| $7,989 USD | €6,798 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN BIJAR RUG WITH MINA KHANI ...

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H-194

Size: 7ft 1in x 4ft 4in (216 x 132cm).

Antique Persian Bijar rug of traditional mina khani design with excellent natural dyed colours.

Circa 1880.

The rug has excellent colour and design, the mina khani (many flowers) design which is beautifully drawn, note the very soft yellow and light blues and greens. The ivory ground border with a flower and oak leaf design frames the rug well. As with most older Bijar weavings this rug is on a wool foundation.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic floor use.

Stock Number: H-194.
£6,000
| $7,989 USD | €6,798 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN SHEKARLU QASHQAI RUG, ...

Item Ref
R-1405

Size: 8ft 6in x 5ft 7in (260 x 170cm).

Antique Shekarlu Qashqai rug of classic design, a rug of unusually large size.

Circa 1900.

This classic Shekarlu has a field full of tribal motifs, including shrubs, flowers, tribal motifs, and the Shekarlu comb design.

The array of colours is outstanding including yellows, soft blues, reds and greens. The border is of typical Shekarlu design, both ends have the original checkerboard finishes. The weave is classic Qashqai with red wefts.

The carpet is in excellent condition with very slight wear and almost full pile, the ends have been secured and the sides re-bound, there are a few very small finger tip size old repairs. This is a sturdy rug that will stand up to floor use well.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1405.
£6,000
| $7,989 USD | €6,798 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN AFSHAR LONG RUG ...

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R-165

Size: 9ft 1in x 5ft 3in (278 x 159cm).

Antique South Persian Afshar long rug of all over boteh design.

Circa 1890.

A rug of superb colour and design with very soft glossy wool. The rug has a classic Afshar stripped border design. Note the small central border with miniature boteh.

Excellent condition with slight even wear, full pile.
Very soft wool, hand washed and ready for use.

A superb furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-165.
£5,950
| $7,923 USD | €6,742 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, ...

Item Ref
R-1802

Size: 8ft 2in x 5ft 1in (248 x 154cm).

A very good Antique Tribal Qashqai rug, triple linked medallion design with excellent colour.

Late 19th century.

A classic Qashqai tribal rug with three medallions, the rug is covered with tribal design elements. There are many very well drawn animals. The rug retains its original checkerboard finishes at both ends. The multiple borders are of classic Qashqai design.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, the rug is of fine weave with good wool, the rug has a nice floppy handle in the hand.

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

Stock Number: R-1802.
£5,500
| $7,323 USD | €6,232 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN SAROUK RUG, FLORAL DESIGN, FINE ...

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H-243

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 4in (198 x 133cm).

Antique Persian Sarouk rug of classic medallion design, with floral sprays on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

This is a classic example of a Sarouk rug, well drawn with good colour. The deep indigo blue medallion stands out well on the ivory ground. The field is filled with floral sprays. The border design is very detailed and abrashed with soft pastel blue in the middle.

Full pile with very slight wear

Hand washed and ready for use or display. A superb rug that would grace any room.

Stock Number: R-243.
£5,500
| $7,323 USD | €6,232 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG ...

Item Ref
R-1720

Size: 7ft 7in x 4ft 9in (230 x 144cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug with floral design. Note the unusual bird border.

Circa 1900.

A very attractive rug by the Kashkuli sub tribe of the Qashqai. The rug has a dark indigo field with a small central medallion containing the Qashqai emblem. The field is covered in a floral spray design with the corners in a madder red. A feature of the rug is the classic Kashkuli bird and flower border. This is a very good decorative Kashkuli rug.

The rug has even wear with good pile.

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

A superb collectible display item.

Stock Number: R-1720.
£5,500
| $7,323 USD | €6,232 EUR