ANTIQUE TURKISH STAR USHAK DESIGN RUG, BEAUTIFUL ...

Item Ref
R-1924

Size: 8ft 5in x 4ft 10in (257 x 148cm).

Antique Turkish or Eastern European reproduction of a 17th century Star Ushak rug.

Circa 1900/20.

This rug is an outstanding reproduction of the famous and sought after 17th century Star Ushak design rug that is found displayed in the worlds great museums and private collections. It is thought that this reproduction was woven in Turkey or possibly Eastern Europe during the early part of the 20th century, it has been suggested that it could be from the workshop of the master weaver Teodor Tuduc, who had workshops in Brasov, Romania; and produced copies of some of the greatest 16th and 17th century rugs.

The rug has superb natural dyes throughout, with wonderful soft reds and a range of indigo blues. The rug is in excellent condition with only very slight wear in places and generally very good pile. There are one or two spots of old repairs.

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

A rare opportunity to own a antique copy of a Star Ushak, a truly beautiful rug.

Stock Number: R-1924.
£17,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH ANTEP RUG OF VERY SCARCE ...

Item Ref
H-330

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 0in (210 x 122cm).

Antique South Eastern Anatolian Antep rug of scarce design.

Circa 1870.

This is a outstanding example of this scarce design, the design has many similarities to that found in Caucasian Karachoph Kazak rugs; with the four corner boxes containing stars. The rug has a soft brown ground that is corroded so that the design in other colours stands proud in a sculpted effect. The ivory ground border is of simple form often associated with earlier rugs.

The rug is offered in showroom condition having been professionally restored in Turkey, the sides and ends have been re-woven and there are areas of repair in the field.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-330.
£9,950

ANTIQUE TURKISH VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, MENDERES RIVER ...

Item Ref
H-331

Size: 4ft 9in x 4ft 5in (144 x 135cm).

Antique Turkish Village prayer rug from the Menderes river valley, South West Anatolia.

Late 18th century.

The rug has very soft wool and a very floppy handle. The rug is beautifully drawn with superb colours through out including a good green around the mihrab and a beautiful yellow/gold as a ground colour for the border. The floral border design is very attractive.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile, there are losses to the sides and ends and some damage to the field. The rug has been professionally conserved and mounted on ivory linen.

The rug has been hand washed and would make a superb wall hanging.

This is a good collectible rug of a small well documented scarce group.

Stock Number: H-331.
£9,950

ANTIQUE TURKISH MUJUR PRAYER RUG, SUPERB COLOURS, ...

Item Ref
H-119

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 9in (186 x 145cm).

Antique Turkish Mujur prayer rug of classic design with a superb range of colours.

Mid 19th century.

Mujur is in central Anatolia, this rug is of a classic design for this town, the simple soft red central panel surrounded by a field of soft yellow / green, note the two ewers either side of the mihrab. The border design is typical of this area.

The rug is in good condition with some slight wear and generally good pile. The wool is excellent and the pile is long and glossy. The rug has a very soft and floppy handle.

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

Stock Number: H-119.
£6,000

ANTIQUE TURKISH MILAS PRAYER RUG, SUPERB SMALL ...

Item Ref
H-160

Size: 4ft 3in x 3ft 0in (129 x 91cm).

Antique Turkish Milas prayer rug of classic design with superb soft wool and small size.

2nd half 19th century.

The rug has very soft wool and a very floppy handle. The rug is beautifully drawn with superb pastel colours through out. The border design is very attractive.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, there are a few old repairs and some re-piled areas in the field.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for light domestic use. but would make a superb wall hanging.

Stock Number: H-160.
£5,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH MILAS PRAYER RUG, WONDERFUL EARLY ...

Item Ref
H-238

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 10in (170 x 117cm).

Antique Western Anatolian Milas prayer rug of early design with superb soft wool and wonderful colour.

2nd half 19th century.

This prayer rug belongs to a small group of Milas rugs with a stepped Mihrab, the inner soft green border contains small trees, and the inner field is filled with leaf forms and flowers. A rug with powerful symbolism that with make a great wall hanging.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, the rug has been professionally restored and is now offered in showroom condition.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for light domestic use. but would make a superb wall hanging.

Stock Number: H-238.
£5,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH BERGAMA REGION RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-003

Size: 6ft 0in x 4ft 4in (182 x 132cm).

Antique Turkish Bergama rug of classic design with superb colour.

Circa 1880.

The rug has very soft wool and a very floppy handle.

The rug retains original kilim at both ends.

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

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

Stock Number: H-003.
£5,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH DAZKIRI VILLAGE RUG, GREAT COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
R-1820

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 11in (200 x 150cm).

Antique West Anatolian rug from the small village of Dazkiri which lies on the road from Denizli to Sparta.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of a design unique to this village, with the small central medallion surrounded by flower heads. The borders are of a complex floral design. This rug is most unusual in having a soft green field colour, this contrasts well with the deep red. The rug retains its original stripped long kilim end finishes at both ends.

The rug has very soft wool and a very floppy handle. The rug is beautifully drawn with superb colours through out.

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

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

Stock Number: R-1820.
£5,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH BERGAMA REGION RUG OF SMALL ...

Item Ref
H-332

Size: 4ft 6in x 3ft 11in (136 x 120cm).

Antique Turkish Bergama rug of small square size, the rug has an interesting all over design.

Circa 1850.

The rug is an excellent early example of type, with a glowing indigo blue ground with a traditional village design that is still woven to this day. The borders are classic designs associated with rugs from the Bergama region of Western Anatolia.

The rug retains its original striped plain weave kilim at both ends, these do both show signs of the rugs age.

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

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. This is a superb early collectible rug that is of a size that would enable it to be used as a wall hanging.

Stock Number: H-332.
£5,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH BERGAMA RUG, ALL OVER FLORAL ...

Item Ref
H-192

Size: 4ft 3in x 4ft 0in (130 x 122cm).

Antique Turkish Bergama rug of small square size, the rug has an interesting all over floral rosette design.

2nd half 19th century.

The rug has a very rich red ground colour and superb thick glossy wool, the border is of a classic Bergama design.

The rug retains original kilim at both ends.

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

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

Stock Number: H-192.
£5,000

ANTIQUE TURKISH SIVAS WORKSOHP RUG OF SHAWL ...

Item Ref
R-1853

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 10in (170 x 117cm).

Antique North East Anatolian Sivas rug with Persian 'shawl' design.

Circa 1880.

This outstanding and scarce rug was woven in the Turkish town of Sivas in the late 19th century. At this time the workshops of Sivas were producing rugs of strong Persian design influence, and in this case the design is the striped 'Shawl' design. It is considered that the weavers were most likely to be Armenian. The rug is of very fine weave and has outstanding clear dye colours.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1853.
£4,750

ANTIQUE TURKISH TASPINAR VILLAGE RUG, GREAT COLOUR ...

Item Ref
R-1757

Size: 8ft 4in x 5ft 1in (255 x 155cm).

Antique Turkish Taspinar village rug of classic medallion design with superb colour.

Circa 1900.

Taspinar is a small town on the central Anatolian plateau just south of Aksaray, it has a long standing tradition of making very fine rugs of which this is an excellent early example. The rug was sourced directly from a private family living in the town.

The rug has very soft wool and is beautifully drawn with excellent colours through out. The border in soft gold is of particular note and contrasts well with the brighter colours of the field design. The rug is of slightly larger than average size which makes it unusual.

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: R-1757.
£4,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH MILAS VILLAGE RUG OF SCARCE ...

Item Ref
H-278

Size: 5ft 6in x 3ft 5in (167 x 104cm).

Antique Western Anatolian Milas rug of scarce design with superb soft wool and wonderful colour.

Circa 1850.

This beautiful rug belongs to a small group of Milas rugs with this scarce design featuring carnation flowers. The rug has a soft colour palette and includes a very good aubergine colour.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, the rug has been professionally restored and is now offered in showroom condition.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for light domestic use. but would make a superb wall hanging.

Stock Number: H-278.
£4,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH YURUK LONG RUG, OUTSTANDING COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
MT-007

Size: 7ft 5in x 3ft 8in (227 x 113cm).

Antique Eastern Anatolian Kurdish Yuruk long rug with four medallion design.

Circa 1890.

An excellent example of a Yuruk long rug, with a classic design of four medallions and traditional colour palette. The apricot / orange used in the border is traditional for this region of Eastern Anatolia, the medallions have a very clear dye quality. The rug retains the original decorated end finishes at both ends. The side bindings are very finely done in a style unique to the Yuruk.

Superb condition with slight wear and even pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MT-007.
£4,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH DAZKIRI VILLAGE RUG WITH GREEN ...

Item Ref
R-2026

Size: 6ft 0in x 4ft 6in (182 x 137cm).

Antique West Anatolian rug from the small village of Dazkiri which lies on the road from Denizli to Sparta.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of a design unique to this village, with the small central medallion surrounded by flower heads. This rug is most unusual in having a soft green field colour, this contrasts well with the clear red. The borders are of a complex floral design also on a green ground.

The rug has very soft wool and a very floppy handle. The rug is beautifully drawn with superb colours through out.

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

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

Stock Number: R-2026.
£4,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH TASPINAR VILLAGE RUG, OUTSTANDING EXAMPLE ...

Item Ref
R-1535

Size: 6ft 5in x 3ft 10in (195 x 117cm).

Antique Turkish Taspinar village rug of classic medallion design with clear reds and blues.

Circa 1900.

Taspinar is a small town on the central Anatolian plateau just south of Aksaray, it has a long standing tradition of making very fine rugs of which this is an excellent early example. The rug was sourced directly from a private family living in the town.

The rug has very soft wool and is beautifully drawn with superb colours through out. The border is of particular note and contrasts well with the brighter colours of the field design.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile, there is slight corrosion due to age to the olive grey colour.

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

Stock Number: R-1535.
£3,950

ANTIQUE EAST ANATOLIAN YURUK LONG RUG, BOX ...

Item Ref
H-287

Size: 7ft 1in x 4ft 3in (216 x 130cm).

Antique Eastern Anatolian Kurdish Yuruk long rug with three boxed medallion design.

Circa 1880.

An excellent example of a Yuruk long rug, with a classic design of three boxed medallions and traditional colour palette. The light apricot / orange used in the border is traditional for this region of Eastern Anatolia, the medallions have a very clear dye quality. The side bindings are very finely done in a style unique to the Yuruk.

Superb condition with slight wear and even pile, slightly heavier wear in the top medallion. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-287.
£3,750

ANTIQUE EAST ANATOLIAN YURUK PRAYER RUG, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
H-276

Size: 4ft 6in x 2ft 96in (138 x 84cm).

Antique Eastern Anatolian Kurdish Yuruk prayer rug of classic design with outstanding colour.

2nd half 19th century.

An excellent example of a Yuruk prayer rug, with the classic bold design and intense dye colours. The wool is soft and glossy. The butterscotch coloured border frames the rug well and contrasts with the cochineal red light indigo blue field.

Superb condition with some even wear and good pile. The rug has a few scattered very small old repairs and the selvedges have been re-bound in the traditional Yuruk manner. The top end retains part of the original decorated kilim end finish.

A good collectors rug that will make an excellent display item.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-276.
£3,750

OLD TURKISH VILLAGE RUG, GREAT COLOUR AND ...

Item Ref
H-277

Size: 4ft 5in x 2ft 10in (135 x 87cm).

Old Turkish village rug of classic design with superb colours.

Circa 1920..

The rug has very soft wool and a very floppy handle. The rug is beautifully drawn with superb colours through out. The rug is probably from a small Central Anatolian village.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile. There are a few small old repairs.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for light domestic use and would also make a good wall hanging..

Stock Number: H-277.
£3,750

OLD TURKISH RUG IN THE OTTOMAN TRANSYLVANIAN ...

Item Ref
R-2000

Size: 6ft 9in x 5ft 6in (207 x 167cm).

Old Turkish rug in the style of a Ottoman Transylvanian lotto design rug.

About 50 years old.

This fine rug is a Turkish copy of the Ottoman rugs that are today known as Transylvanian Lotto design. Many of these rugs have been found in Churches throughout Transylvania. This excellent rug is woven with excellent wool and has a stunning appearance, the wide ivory border compliments the darker field well.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use and would generate a real feeling of age in any design style where 16th -17th century appeal was required.

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

Stock Number: R-2000.
£3,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH YAHYALI VILLAGE RUG WITH SCARCE ...

Item Ref
R-1534

Size: 8ft 6in x 3ft 11in (260 x 119cm).

Antique Anatolian Yahyali village rug with scarce mosque design.

Circa 1900/20.

A very good example of this scarce design, the rug was probably woven for use in a mosque and shows views of both the inside and outside of the mosque.

The rug has excellent colour with good wool and excellent dye quality.

Excellent condition with very slight even wear, there is corrosion to the olive browns.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1534.
£3,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH KIRSEHIR VILLAGE RUG, WONDERFUL COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
H-196

Size: 5ft 9in x 3ft 11in (176 x 120cm).

Antique Central Anatolian Kirsehir village rug of traditional design with great colour.

Late 19th century.

A good example of a Kirsehir rug with a large central medallion and floral design to the spandrels. The outer border is of a traditional design and the inner stripes are typical of these rugs and are known as 'Sobokli stripes'. The colour palette is excellent with a very good soft green.

Good condition, even wear and medium pile, there are some old scattered repairs. The wool is very soft and the rug has a very floppy handle.

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

Stock Number: H-196.
£3,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH MANASTIR PRAYER RUG, MINIMALISTIC DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-066

Size: 4ft 11in x 3ft 3in (151 x 100cm).

Antique Turkish Manastir prayer rug of classic minimalistic design with superb rose red field.

Circa 1900.

The rug has very soft wool and a very floppy handle. The rug is beautifully drawn with superb pastel colours through out. Manastir rugs originate from the Turkish Balkan region; north west Anatolia.

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

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

Stock Number: H-066.
£3,250

MODERN TURKISH PRODUCTION, COPY OF 19TH CENTURY ...

Item Ref
R-948

Size: 8ft 6in x 5ft 4in (260 x 162cm).

A very high quality Turkish copy of a classic 19th century ‘Khoton’ rug from East Turkistan.

New.

The rug is made with hand spun wool dyed with natural dyes.

An excellent furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

The carpet is in excellent condition with even low pile and no wear.

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

Stock Number: R-948
£2,950

ANTIQUE TURKISH GHIORDES PRAYER RUG, LIGHT BLUE ...

Item Ref
H-289

Size: 4ft 11in x 3ft 9in (150x 115cm).

Antique Turkish Ghiordes prayer rug of classic design with superb colour and small size.

Circa 1825-1850.

The rug is beautifully drawn with superb pastel colours through out especially the light blue in the field. The border design is very attractive. The rug is of fine weave.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium / low pile. Note the original long fringes.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for very light domestic use, but would make a superb wall hanging.

Stock Number: H-289.
£2,950

ANTIQUE TURKISH GHIORDES PRAYER RUG, GREEN GROUND, ...

Item Ref
H-288

Size: 5ft 10in x 4ft 7in (178 x 139cm).

Antique Turkish Ghiordes prayer rug of classic design with superb colour and early date.

Circa 1750.

The rug is beautifully drawn with superb pastel colours through out especially the soft green in the field. The wide border design is very attractive. The rug is of fine weave.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium / low pile. There are a few scattered old re-weaves as one would expect with a rug of this age.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for very light domestic use, but would make a superb wall hanging.

Stock Number: H-288.
£2,950

ANTIQUE EASTERN ANATOLIAN TURKISH KURDISH YURUK PRAYER ...

Item Ref
R-110

Size: 4ft 7in x 3ft 9in (140 x 115cm).

Antique Eastern Anatolian Kurdish Yuruk prayer rug

Circa 1900

An excellent example of a Yuruk prayer rug

Interesting colour to the centre

Superb condition with full pile

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-110
£2,750

OLD TURKISH MUDJUR MULTI NICHE SAF PRAYER ...

Item Ref
R-1070

Size: 5ft 6in x 3ft 6in (167 x 106cm).

Old Turkish Mudjur (Mucur) multi niche saf prayer rug of classic design with good colour.

Circa 1920.

The rug has very pleasing colours including soft red, a superb yellow and a nice light blue. The rug is of a traditional Mudjur design with carnation flowers around each of the prayer niches.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The wool is very soft with a velvet like feel.

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

Stock Number: R-1070.
£2,750

FINE HAND KNOTTED TURKISH RUG, COPY OF ...

Item Ref
R-2020

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 11in (205 x 150cm).

A very high quality Turkish copy of a classic 19th century Caucasian Shirvan rug with the Afshan design.

About 40 years old.

This hand knotted Turkish rug is very well made and a good copy of a 19th century Caucasian Shirvan Afshan rug. The colours used are faithful to the original design. The weave is extremely fine with very good wool.

An excellent furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

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

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

Stock Number: R-2020.
£2,600

ANTIQUE TURKISH BERGAMA REGION KARAKECILI RUG, RUSTIC ...

Item Ref
R-2014

Size: 5ft 9in x 4ft 2in (174 x 126cm).

Antique Western Anatolian Bergama region Karakecili rug, of traditional design.

Circa 1900.

A very rustic West Anatolian rug with a traditional design that is also found in earlier rugs, the rug has a coarse weave and very earthy colour tones. as can be seen the lower end is quite uneven in shape adding to the rustic charm.

The rug has even wear and medium pile and is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-2014.
£2,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH YURUK LONG RUG, THREEMEDALLION DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1996

Size: 7ft 9in x 3ft 1in (235 x 94cm).

Antique Eastern Anatolian Kurdish Yuruk long rug with three medallion design.

Circa 1900.

An good example of a Yuruk long rug, with a classic design of three linked medallions and traditional colour palette. The apricot / orange used in the border is traditional for this region of Eastern Anatolia, the medallions have a very clear dye quality. The rug retains the original decorated end finishes at both ends. The side bindings are very finely done in a style unique to the Yuruk.

Good condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1996.
£2,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH BERGAMA RUG OF SMALL SQUARE ...

Item Ref
R-785

Size: 3ft 1in x 3ft 0in (92 x 90cm).

Antique Turkish Bergama rug of small square size, the rug has an interesting checker board design with squares containing stars and two birds.

4th quarter 19th century.

The border is of a fine checker board design giving the rug a very contemporary feel.

The rug retains original kilim at both ends.

The rug has undergone some expert restoration in Turkey.

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

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

Stock Number: R-785
£2,500

ANTIQUE TURKISH KIRSEHIR VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-936

Antique Anatolian Kirsehir village prayer rug.

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 8in (171 x 112cm).

Circa 1900.

An interesting pictorial prayer rug with trees and villages houses. The rug is one of a pair that were woven at the same time.

A wide range of colours including soft blues, red and yellows.

Attractive floral borders with carnations.

Superb condition, even wear and medium pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-936.
£2,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH KIRSEHIR VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-935

Antique Anatolian Kirsehir village prayer rug.

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 8in (166 x 111cm).

Circa 1900.

An interesting pictorial prayer rug with trees and villages houses. The rug is one of a pair that were woven at the same time.

A wide range of colours including soft blues, red and yellows.

Attractive floral borders with carnations.

Superb condition, even wear and medium pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-935.
£2,250

OLD TURKISH DOSEMEALTI RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1612

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 10in (170 x 118cm).

A Turkish Dosemealti rug of the traditional design for this town.

Circa 1920/30.

A very good and well made rug with excellent colour including a very nice mid blue field. The border designs are very well drawn and are on a green ground.

An excellent furnishing quality rug.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full pile. The rug retains its original end and side finishes.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1612.
£2,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH GHIORDES PRAYER RUG, SKY BLUE ...

Item Ref
R-717

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 1in (185 x 125cm).

Antique Turkish Ghiordes prayer rug of traditional design with superb border and a sky blue field.

Circa 1900/20.

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

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

Stock Number: R-717.
£2,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, KONYA REGION, ...

Item Ref
H-290

Size: 7ft 1in x 4ft 7in (217 x 140cm).

Antique Central Anatolian Konya region prayer rug.

Circa 1900.

A good example of a Konya village prayer rug with a classic design often found on much older rugs. The rug has excellent colour and bold graphics.

Coarse floppy weave, some old re-weaves and repairs, generally good pile but some corrosion to the charcoal brown.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-290.
£2,250

ANTIQUE TURKISH IZMIR REGION PRAYER RUG OF ...

Item Ref
H-325

Size: 6ft 8in x 3ft 10in (202 x 118cm).

Antique West Anatolian Izmir region prayer rug of scarce type.

Circa 1890.

This is a scarce rug woven in the Izmir region at the end of the 19th century, the design is usually associated with the Konya region of central Anatolia.

The rug has a green ground mihrab with ivory surround, the large scale yellow ground carnation border is a feature of this rug.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, the weave is fairly coarse and the rug has a soft floppy handle. Both ends retain the short striped kilim end finish.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-325.
£2,250

ANTIQUE MOUNTED FRAGMENT OF TURKISH KONYA LONG ...

Item Ref
H-240


Size: 6ft 2in x 3ft 5in (187 x 104cm).

Fragment of a Central Anatolian Konya Region long rug simply mounted on linen.

1st half 18th century.

A superb fragment of a very early Konya long rug with two columns of Memlinc guls in octagons. The rug would originally have been about 3 meters long so just over half of it remains. The yellow ground is typical of the period and the natural dye colours are really outstanding. The lower end retains the arrow head shaped lappets along with a good portion of the simple border.

The fragment makes a good study item or an archaic wall hanging.

Stock Number: H-240.
£2,000

OLD TURKISH DOSEMEALTI RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1013

Size: 6ft 5in x 3ft 11in (196 x 120cm).

A Turkish Dosemealti rug of the traditional design for this town.

Circa 1920.

A very good and well made rug with excellent colour including a very nice green. The border designs are very well drawn, the inner border appears to be camels.

An excellent furnishing quality rug.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full pile. The rug retains its original end and side finishes.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1013.
£1,995

ANTIQUE TURKISH MANASTIR PRAYER RUG, RAMS HORN ...

Item Ref
R-2005

Size: 4ft 5in x 3ft 3in (135 x 100cm).

Antique Turkish Manastir prayer rug of outstanding simple design with a rams horn mihrab.

Circa 1900.

The rug is beautifully drawn with superb pastel colours through out. The ivory field has a repeat design of flowering shrubs, and rising through them is a rams horn mihrab in light indigo blue. The main border is of a floral rosette design with the outer guard being in a soft yellow. Manastir rugs originate from the Turkish Balkan region; north west Anatolia.

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

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. The rug is suitable for light domestic use and would make a superb wall hanging.

Stock Number: R-2005.
£1,950

OLD TURKISH DOSEMEALTI RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-337

Size: 5ft 9in x 3ft 11in (176 x 120cm).

A Turkish Dosemealti rug of the traditional design for this town.

About 50 years old.

A very good and well made rug with excellent colour including a very nice green.

An excellent furnishing rug.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full pile. The rug retains its original end and side finishes.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: R-337.
£1,795

ANTIQUE TURKISH KIRSEHIR VILLAGE PRAYER RUG OF ...

Item Ref
R-937

Antique Anatolian Kirsehir village prayer rug of traditional design.

Size: 5ft 1in x 3ft 3in (155 x 100cm).

Circa 1920.

The rug is of traditional village prayer design with the central panel in deep red, the upper and lower central panels are filled with carnation flowers. The main border is of a star design.

A wide range of colours including soft blues, red and yellows.

Superb condition, even wear and medium pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-937.
£1,750

TURKISH RUG OR CLASSIC CAUCASIAN AKSTAFA DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-954

Size: 7ft 5in x 5ft 3in (225 x 160cm).

A good Turkish rug in the classic Caucasian Akstafa design.

About 30 years old.

The rug has three large medallions surrounded by traditional features such as birds and animals.

The rug has excellent wool and a bold colour palette. An excellent furnishing rug.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full 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-954
£1,750

OLD TURKISH KONYA REGION PRAYER RUG, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
R-1335

Size: 6ft 11in x 3ft 11in (210 x 119cm).

Old Turkish Konya prayer rug of traditional design copied from a 19th century rug.

Circa 1920/30.

The Konya region is in central Anatolia, this rug is a simple village weaving of minimal form. The rug has very soft hand spun wool and a very floppy handle. All the dyes are natural. The rug has a very soft colour palette, note the traditional lappet design at the ends.

The rug is in excellent condition with 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: R-1335.
£1,750

HAND KNOTTED TURKISH RUG, COPY OF 19TH ...

Item Ref
R-1653

Size: 7ft 9in x 5ft 10in (235 x 177cm).

A very high quality Turkish copy of a classic 19th century Caucasian Shirvan rug.

About 30 years old.

This hand knotted Turkish rug is very well made and a good copy of a 19th century Caucasian Shirvan Perepedil rug. The colours used are faithful to the original design.

An excellent furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

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

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

Stock Number: R-1653.
£1,750

ANTIQUE TURKISH BERGAMA REGION PRAYER RUG, EXCELLENT ...

Item Ref
R-1995

Size: 4ft 3in x 2ft 11in (130 x 88cm).

Antique Western Anatolian Bergama region village prayer rug.

Circa 1900.

A good prayer rug of small size, with bold design and a double birds head at each end. The rug has a floral carnation border on an ivory ground.

The rug has very slight even wear and good pile, the rug retains the original kilim end finish at both ends, the top kilim has piled decoration which is typical for this region. There is a very small area of damage to the lower kilim. the rug contains a faded mauve dye which is probably a very early synthetic dye, this helps us in dating the rug to about 1900 latest.

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

Stock Number: R-1995.
£1,650

OLD TURKISH BERGAMA REGION RUG WITH TRADITIONAL ...

Item Ref
R-1989

Size: 5ft 1in x 4ft 3in (155 x 130cm).

Old Turkish Bergama rug of traditional village design.

Circa 1920.

The rug has a traditional box design with the central area in green, each box is filled with a star or other device. The border is ivory ground with a repeat design.

The rug retains original kilim at both ends.

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

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

Stock Number: R-1989.
£1,500