ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, SALOR TURRETED GULS, ...

Item Ref
R-1108

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 7in (165 x 108cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small size, with very fine weave, superb colour.

Circa 1900.

This is an excellent example of a Tekke rug with Salor turreted guls, this rug has 2 rows of 7 guls. The colour palette is very soft with a madder red field and highlights in indigo blue and ivory.

The rug is very fine and has excellent wool and a soft floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1108.
£3,250

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, VERY FINE WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1964

Size: 7ft 3in x 4ft 7in (220 x 140cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of very fine weave, silk foundation and silk highlights.

Circa 1920.

This is an excellent rug with six rows of thirteen Tekke guls to the field. It is most unusual to find Turkmen rug that are woven using silk, this rug is very fine and the soft red ground is wool dyed with madder, the ivory and light blues are in silk.

The boarder is of the sunburst design with eight pointed stars. The elem design is particularly attractive.

The rug is very fine and has a soft floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1964.
£3,250

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG VERY FINE SQUARE ...

Item Ref
R-113

Size: 6ft 9in x 5ft 11in (206 x 180cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen main carpet of small square format.

Late 19th century or earlier.

Very good condition, very fine weave, fine soft pile like velvet, a couple of very small old re-weaves.

Excellent colours, and well balanced design.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock number: R-113.
£2,950

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG WITH SALOR TURRETED ...

Item Ref
R-2007

Size: 7ft 5in x 5ft 1in (227 x 154cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of good size, with fine weave, superb Cochineal colour.

Circa 1890.

This is an good example of a Tekke rug with Salor turreted guls, this rug has three rows of eight guls with a very well drawn Salor minor gul. The colour palette is very pleasing with a rich Cochineal purple/red field and highlights in indigo blue and ivory. The main border design is of a scare and unusual format. This rug is of a slightly larger size than is normally found in this design.

The rug is in excellent condition witht even wear and medium pile. There are a few small old repairs that are very difficult to detect

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-2007.
£2,650

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN SMALL SQUARE DOWRY RUG ...

Item Ref
R-722

Size: 3ft 9in x 3ft 5in (114 x 104cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small square size, these rugs are generally considered to be ‘dowry’ weavings.

Circa 1900.

This is an excellent example with a very unusual small scale chuval gul design to the field.

The boarder is of the sunburst design with eight pointed stars.

The rug is very fine and has a soft floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-722

£2,250

ANTIQUE RUG BY THE TEKKE TURKMEN, EXCELLENT ...

Item Ref
R-1250

Size: 7ft 6in x 4ft 11in (229 x 151cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and excellent colour, the rug is of a soft red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 4 rows of 11 guls.

The rug is of a fine weave with excellent soft wool.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1250.
£2,250

ANTIQUE SARYK TURKMEN RUG, EXCELLENT CONDITION, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
MS-055

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 0in (185 x 123cm).

Antique Saryk Turkmen rug with well drawn large Saryk guls.

Circa 1900.

This is an good example of a Saryk rug with three rows of nine Saryk guls, the minor guls are also typical of Saryk weaving. The rug has a firm handle with dense pile and a heavily depressed warp structure, the warps are hand spun ivory wool.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. There are few finger tip sized old repairs which are very well blended into the rug. The rug retains the original ivory kilim end finishes and long tassels.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-055.
£2,100

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN 'DIP KHALI' RUG, SOFT ...

Item Ref
R-1123

Size: 5ft 8in x 3ft 11in (172 x 119cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen ‘dip khali’ rug of small size.

Circa 1900.

These are considered to be ‘half size’ rugs; half the length and half the width of a main carpet.

This example has 3 rows of 7 Tekke guls with deep crimson colour to the centers.

The rug has an excellent soft pink/red colour.

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.

Stock Number: R-1123.
£1,950

ANTIQUE RUG BY THE TEKKE TURKMEN, FULL ...

Item Ref
R-372

Size: 5ft 5in x 4ft 2in (161 x 128cm).

Antique rug by the Tekke Turkmen.

Circa 1900.

A rug with exceptionally soft wool with a very 'silky' feel.

A very deep rich red which really shines.

Excellent condition, slight wear, full pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.



Ref: R-372.


£1,750

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, VERY FINE WEAVE, ...

Item Ref
MS-053

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 2in (198 x 128cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and excellent colour, the rug is of exceptionally fine weave.

Circa 1880.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 4 rows of 12 guls. The drawing is very crisp with white cotton being used in the guls and in some of the border details. Cochineal dye is also used as a highlight throughout the rug. It is also interesting to see the change of design in the minor gul, the bottom two rows have the complete 'bow and arrow' at the sides of the guls, this is missing in the rest of the rug. The main border is of the traditional Turkmen 'sunburst' design.

The rug is of a very fine weave with excellent soft wool.

The rug is in good condition with even wear, heavier in places and medium to low pile. The rug retains the complete elem panels at each end.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-053.
£1,750

ANTIQUE YOMUT TURKMEN RUG, SCARCE BANDED DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-232

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 1in (185 x 124cm).

Antique Yomut Turkmen 'dip khali' rug of scarce banded design. The rug has an excellent soft colour palette.

Late 19th century.

The rug is well drawn with bands of varying design, the border is typical for Yomut rugs.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock number: H-232.
£1,750

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, SUPERB COLOUR, GREAT ...

Item Ref
R-1868

Size: 6ft 4in x 3ft 9in (194 x 114cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of classic design and superb madder red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 10 guls. The rug is very well drawn with a classic 'sunburst' and octagon border. The rug has complete elem panels at both ends and the remains of a short kilim.

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.

Stock Number: R-1868.
£1,650

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG WITH SALOR GULS, ...

Item Ref
R-1813

Size: 6ft 0in x 3ft 4in (182 x 101cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small size, with fine weave, superb Cochineal colour.

Circa 1890.

This is an good example of a Tekke rug with Salor turreted guls, this rug has 2 rows of 7 guls with a very well drawn Salor minor gul. The colour palette is very pleasing with a rich Cochineal purple/red field and highlights in indigo blue and ivory.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1813.
£1,500

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN 'DIP KHALI' RUG, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
AOR-027

Size: 6ft 0in x 3ft 11in (184 x 120cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen ‘dip khali’ rug with superb colour.

Circa 1900/20.

These are considered to be ‘half size’ rugs; half the length and half the width of a main carpet.

This example has 2 rows of 10 Tekke guls. a rug with multiple borders and a very pleasing floral shrub design in the elem panels at each end.

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.

Stock Number: AOR-027.
£1,500

ANTIQUE TEKKE TIRKMEN RUG WITH SOFT COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
MS-003

Size: 6ft 4in x 4ft 1in (192 x 124cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and the rug is of a soft madder red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 7 guls. The guls are large and rounded. The border is of the sunburst design. Both ends are complete with the original end finishes.

The rug is of a fine weave with excellent soft wool and a floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock number: MS-003
£1,500

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, SOFT RED COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
MS-710

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 4in (200 x 133cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and excellent colour, the rug is of a soft red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 12 guls. The border is the sun burst design, both ends retain the original kilim finish. The rug has soft wool and a floppy handle.

The rug is in fair condition with even wear, heavier in places and medium / low pile. Note the old brass hanging rings stitched along on side.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-710.
£1,450

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, GOOD COLOUR AND ...

Item Ref
R-1791

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 9in (206 x 146cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and excellent colour, the rug is of a rich red colour with orange tones.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 8 guls.

The rug is of a fine weave with excellent soft wool.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1791.
£1,450

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN DIP KHALI RUG, GOOD ...

Item Ref
R-1577

Size: 6ft 6in x 3ft 10in (197 x 116cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen ‘dip khali’ rug with good colour.

Circa 1900.

These are considered to be ‘half size’ rugs; half the length and half the width of a main carpet.

This example has 3 rows of 10 Tekke guls of large round shape.

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.

Stock Number: R-1577.
£1,450

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG WITH ABRASHED MADDER ...

Item Ref
R-1590

Size: 5ft 5in x 4ft 7in (165 x 140cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of classic design and deep madder red colour, fine weave and small size; the rug is of a deep madder red colour, that is abrashed in bands across the rug. This is caused by the weaver using different wools dyed in small batches.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 11 guls.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1590.
£1,250

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN ‘DOWRY’ RUG, SMALL SQUARE ...

Item Ref
R-793

Size:4ft 0in x 3ft 10in (122 x 117cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of fine weave and small square size.

Circa 1900.

These rugs are considered to be ‘dowry’ weavings used by the Turkmen bride on her wedding day.

This example has 3 rows of 5 Tekke guls, the main border is an interesting variation not often seen on these small rugs.

The rug has very fine soft wool with excellent colour.

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-793
£1,100

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG OF SMALL SIZE, ...

Item Ref
R-1595

Size: 5ft 3in x 4ft 0in (160 x 123cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of classic design and rich colour, fine weave and small size; the rug is of a deep red / brown colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 10 guls.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1595.
£995

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN DOWRY RUG, VERY FINE ...

Item Ref
MS10-10

Size: 3ft 1in x 2ft 9in (95 x 85cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small square size, these rugs are generally considered to be ‘dowry’ weavings.

Circa 1890.

This is an excellent example with a very unusual small scale boxed gul design to the field. This design is normally found on small fine weavings such as chuval and torba.

The elem design is small boxed lattice in varying colours creating a chevron design, the ends both retain original kilim end finishes.

The rug is very fine and has a soft floppy handle.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and good pile. I have found one very small old repair that is finger tip size.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS10-10.
£950

ANTIQUE PRAYER RUG BY THE ERSARI TURKMEN ...

Item Ref
W-006

Size: 5ft 1in x 2ft 8in (154 x 82cm).

Antique Ersari Turkmen prayer rug with lotus leaf design on a camel ground.

Circa 1890.

Turkmen prayer rug of this type are scarce and often confused with similar rugs woven by the Baluch. This example has an all over Lotus leaf design on a camel ground. The detail within the mihrab is good with a rams horn design.

The rug is in fair condition with some losses to the ends and sides, the sides have been re-bound. There are a few scattered old repairs, the rug has even wear with a few spots of heavier wear and generally good pile. There are traces of fuchsine dye in the lotus leaf design. The condition of the rug is reflected in the price.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: W-006.
£950

ANTIQUE YOMUT TURKMEN RUG WITH UNUSUAL BORDER ...

Item Ref
AOR-067

Size: 4ft 0in x 3ft 2in (121 x 97cm).

Antique Yomut Turkmen rug of small size and traditional design.

Circa 1900.

The rug has three rows of five Turkmen guls on a clear madder red field, the border design is of a form that is quite scarce on Turkmen rugs.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use. A very sweet small rug of hard to find size.

Stock Number: AOR-067.
£950

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, GOOD FURNISHING EXAMPLE, ...

Item Ref
R-1841

Size: 5ft 2in x 3ft 9in (157 x 115cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and excellent colour, the rug is of a rich brown / red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 9 guls.

The rug is of a fine weave with excellent soft wool.

The rug is in excellent condition with some wear in places and generally good pile.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use and is an ideal furnishing rug.

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

Stock Number: R-1841.
£850

OLD YOMUT TURKMEN RUG WITH DYRNAK GULS, ...

Item Ref
R-1819

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 2in (187 x 128cm).

Old Yomut Turkmen rug of classic design with dyrnak guls.

Circa 1920/30.

The rug has a rich red colour, the border is the curl leaf design with large eagle elem panels at both ends. A good furnishing rug.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1819.
£750

ANTIQUE YOMUT TURKMEN PRAYER RUG, FULL PILE, ...

Item Ref
0293

Size: 3ft 6in x 2ft 11in. (108 x 88cm).

Antique Yomut Turkmen prayer rug,

Circa 1920

Classic Yomut design

Excellent full pile condition

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Ref: 0293
£750

ANTIQUE SARYK TURKMEN RUG OF SMALL SIZE, ...

Item Ref
R-1507

Size: 3ft 8in x 2ft 3in (110 x 68cm).

Antique Saryk Turkmen rug with fine weave and very small size, superb Cochineal colour to the centre of the guls.

Circa 1900.

It is unusual to find small Turkmen rugs that are not square, this example has a pleasing simple design with superb colour, the cochineal dye and the ivory ground work very well together.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1507.
£695

OLD YOMUT TURKMEN RUG, SMALL SIZE AND ...

Item Ref
MS-027


Size: 3ft 9in x 3ft 0in (114 x 91cm).

Old Yomut Turkmen rug of small size and traditional design.

Circa 1920.

The rug has three rows of seven Turkmen guls on a brown field, the border design and elems frame the rug well. The rug retails its short kilim end finishes and ivory tassels at both ends.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use. A very sweet small rug of hard to find size.

Stock Number: MS-027.
£525

ANTIQUE YOMUT TURKMEN RUG OF RARE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1260

Size: 8ft 5in x 4ft 7in (256 x 140cm).

Antique Yomut Turkmen rug of excellent rare design that is seldom found on a rug of this size. The rug has an excellent soft colour palette.

Circa 1880.

The rug has an unusually narrow border and the elems are of note with the eagle design.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

A very good and collectable Turkmen rug.

Stock Number: R-1260.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN ‘DIP KHALI’ RUG, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
R-519

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 4in (172 x 102cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small size, this size of rug is known as ‘dip khali’.

Circa 1880.

The rug is well drawn with large round guls, and complete ‘bow and arrow’ at the ends of the minor guls. The colours are superb with a deep red and a beautiful soft green.

The rug is in excellent condition with very even wear, and good pile. There are a few very well done old repairs. There is some corrosion to the greens.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic floor use.

Stock Number: R-519

SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN DOWRY RUG, SMALL SIZE, ...

Item Ref
R-1608

Size: 3ft 11in x 3ft 6in (120 x 106cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small square size, these rugs are generally considered to be ‘dowry’ weavings.

Circa 1880.

This is an excellent example with three rows of seven Tekke guls to the field.

The boarder is of the sunburst design with eight pointed stars. The elem design is particularly attractive. The rug has good colour with a lot of cochineal dye used as a highlight.

The rug is very fine and has a soft floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1608.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE OR SARYK TURKMEN RUG, COCHINEAL ...

Item Ref
D-0110

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 7in (198 x 139cm).

Antique Tekke or Saryk Turkmen rug with fine weave, superb Cochineal colour.

Circa 1890.

This is an good example of a Turkmen rug with Salor turreted guls, this rug has 2 rows of 6 guls with a very well drawn Tekke minor gul. The colour palette is very pleasing with a rich Cochineal red field and highlights in light indigo blue and ivory. It is thought that these rugs were woven in the area around the Merv Oasis and traded in the town of Merv. This is an outstanding example of type, in a useful squarish size.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: D-0110.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN ‘DOWRY’ RUG, FINE WEAVE, ...

Item Ref
R-784

Size: 4ft 6in x 3ft 11in (137 x 118cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of very fine weave and small square size.

Circa 1900.

These rugs are considered to be ‘dowry’ weavings used by the Turkmen bride on her wedding day.

This example has 3 rows of 6 Tekke guls, the borders and elems are very well drawn.

The rug has very fine soft wool with excellent colour.

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.

Stock Number: R-784
SOLD

ANTIQUE RUG BY THE TEKKE TURKMEN, FINE ...

Item Ref
R-1251

Size: 5ft 0in x 3ft 9in (152 x 115cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of excellent design and colour, fine weave and small size; the rug is of a soft red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 9 guls.

The rug is of a very fine weave with a soft and floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1251.
SOLD

ANTIQUE BESHIR TURKMEN DOWRY RUG WITH IKAT ...

Item Ref
D-0561

Size: 3ft 9in x 3ft 7in (114 x 110cm).

Antique Beshir Turkmen rug of small square size, these rugs are generally considered to be ‘dowry’ weavings.

2nd half 19th century.

This is an excellent example with a very unusual ikat design, this design is found only on a small group of rugs and bags. Dowry weavings of this type are very scarce and collectable.

Note the elem panels at both ends containing a row of flowering shrubs.

The rug is very fine and has a soft floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for display and would make a superb wall hanging.

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

Stock Number: D-0561.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, SOFT MADDER RED ...

Item Ref
MS2-52

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 8in (210 x 142cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and excellent colour, the rug is of a soft madder red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of guls. The guls are large and rounded and the minor guls are very well drawn. Both ends are complete with the original end finishes. There is a clear band of abrash (change or variation) of colour at the top end of the rug, this is where the weavers have changed dye lot. It adds great charm to the rug.

The rug is of a fine weave with excellent soft wool.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock number: MS2-52
SOLD

ANTIQUE ERSARI TURKMEN DIP KHALI DOWRY RUG ...

Item Ref
D-0579

Size: 5ft 2in x 3ft 6in (157 x 107cm).

Antique Ersari Turkmen rug of excellent design and colour, fine weave and small size; the rug is of a soft red colour with a superb green used through out. This small size of rug is known as 'dip khali'.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a compartment design with each row having 3 compartments with the exception of the 1st row which has 4. The border is the well known Turkmen sun burst and star design.

The rug is of a fine weave with very good soft wool and excellent colour.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: D-0579.
SOLD

ANTIQUE YOMUT OR TEKKE TURKMEN BLUE GROUND ...

Item Ref
D-0593

Size: 4ft 4in x 3ft 3in (132 x 100cm).

Antique Tekke or Yomut Turkmen rug of very unusual design and colour, fine weave and small size; this is probably a dowry weaving.

Circa 1900.

The rug should be considered a scarce item, the blue ground is covered with very small and detailed boteh. The border is a shrub design with a different design at the ends.

The rug is of a very fine weave with a soft and floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal light use.

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

Stock Number: D-0593.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN ‘DOWRY RUG’ OF SMALL ...

Item Ref
R-682

Size: 3ft 7in x 3ft 6in (109 x 108cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen ‘dowry rug’ of small square size, it is considered that these rugs covered the seat of the bride during her wedding. They were then kept as ‘dowry’ weavings.

Late 19th century.

This small rug has 3 rows of 6 large round guls.

It is very well drawn, it has a fine weave and a very floppy handle, the quality of the wool and the colours are outstanding.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear with 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-682
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG OF SMALL SIZE ...

Item Ref
R-801

Size: 3ft 10in x 3ft 1in (118 x 93cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug small size with superb colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has very fine weave and is of a size often considered to be a dowry weaving. The wool is very fine and soft.

The rug is in excellent condition with good pile but localized patchy wear as can be seen in the detailed images. A very pretty little rug.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-801.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, WELL DRAWN WITH ...

Item Ref
R-724

Size: 7ft 8in x 4ft 9in (234 x 145cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of excellent design and colour, the rug is of a soft red colour palette with a good blue.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 10 guls.

Note how the rug has a different design at each end.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-724
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ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, SALOR TURRETED GULS, ...

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R-1336

Size: 6ft 0in x 3ft 11in (183 x 120cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small size, with fine weave, superb Cochineal colour.

Circa 1890.

This is an good example of a Tekke rug with Salor turreted guls, this rug has 2 rows of 6 guls with a very well drawn minor gul. The colour palette is very pleasing with a rich Cochineal red field and highlights in indigo blue and ivory.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1336.
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ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, FINE WEAVE, SOFT ...

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R-1100

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 8in (165 x 113cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of excellent design and colour, fine weave and small size; the rug is of a soft brown colour with a pinkish hue.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 10 guls.

The rug is of a very fine weave with a soft and floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1100.
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ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH ...

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R-777

Size: 5ft 9in x 4ft 1in (175 x 125cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of excellent design and colour, fine weave and small size; the rug is of a soft red colour.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 13 guls.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-777.
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ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN ‘DIP KHALI’ RUG, SOFT ...

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R-755

Size: 5ft 2in x 3ft 9in (157 x 115cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen ‘dip khali’ rug of small size.

Circa 1900.

These are considered to be ‘half size’ rugs; half the length and half the width of a main carpet.

This example has 3 rows of 6 Tekke guls with very well drawn minor guls.

The rug has an excellent soft red / brown colour.

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.

Stock Number: R-755
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ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN SMALL RUG WITH SOFT ...

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R-711

Size: 5ft 6in x 3ft 11in (168 x 120cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small size, the rug is of a very soft colour palette and has a traditional Tekke gul design with 3 rows of 8 guls.

Circa 1900.

The boarder is of the sunburst design with eight pointed stars.

The rug has a soft floppy handle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-711

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ANTIQUE YOMUT TURKMEN RUG, STAR BORDER, SUPERB ...

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D-0906

Size: 6ft 0in x 3ft 10in (184 x 118cm).

Antique Yomut Turkmen rug with repeat deign and star border.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has a repeat deign to the field on a madder red ground. The ivory ground border has a star design that is quite unusual, this is found in both Turkmen and Baluch weavings. The very large elem panels and the ends of the rug are also of interest.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: D-0906.
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