ANTIQUE MAHAL KELLEH LONG RUG, EXCELLENT CONDITION, ...

Item Ref
R-574

Size: 11ft 5in x 6ft 0in (347 x 183cm).

Antique Mahal kelleh or long rug of triple medallion design.

Circa 1920.

The rug has a triple ivory medallion design on a dark indigo blue/black ground, the field is filled with floral sprays. The use of green in the corners is an interesting feature. The rug is framed by a simple floral border.

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-574.
£2,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG OF OUTSTANDING DESIGN ...

Item Ref
R-2030

Size: 8ft 6in x 4ft 2in (260 x 128cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug of the classic linked medallion design.

Circa 1890.

A very good Shirvan rug with the field filled with a single row of four large linked medallions, with the flattened floral design at the ends. This example has outstanding colour and the dark indigo blue field is covered with Caucasian design elements; these include human and animal figures along with flowers and other devices. The yellow border with the classic S design is a feature of this fine rug.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-2030.
£6,500

ANTIQUE MALAYER VILLAGE RUG WITH VASE AND ...

Item Ref
R-2019

Size: 6ft 10in x 3ft 10in (209 x 117cm).

A good example of a Malayer rug with the 'vase and peacock' design on a dark indigo blue ground.

Circa 1900.

This rug is a scarce example from this village featuring this well known design, the vases are of a large size with peacocks on either side. The borders of the rug are detailed, very well drawn and always associated with this village. The rug has a superb range of colours.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-2029.
£3,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KUBA REAGION RUG WITH CRUCIFORM ...

Item Ref
R-2028

Size: 5ft 11in x 3ft 8in (180 x 113cm).

Antique Caucasian Kuba region rug with cruciform medallion design.

Circa 1900/20.

A colourful rug that is probably from the Kuba region of the Eastern Caucasus. The three and a half cruciform medallion are on a dark indigo blue field which is filled with an array of Caucasian design elements. The border is of a simple yet interesting design.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, there are some early aniline dyes used that have faded giving the rug a soft warm feel.

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

Stock Number: R-2028.
£4,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG WITH CLOUD BAND ...

Item Ref
R-2027

Size: 6ft 6in x 3ft 8in (197 x 111cm).

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug with cloud band design.

Circa 1900.

These rugs were woven by Armenian weavers in the Duchy of Khachen in the town of Khondzoresk, they are known as cloud band Kazaks due to the cloud band design within the medallions.

This example has a clear bright colour palette and is of the two medallion format, the upper medallion is in a soft green and the lower medallion is on a dark indigo blue ground. The ivory ground border is of a classic Caucasian design.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-2027.
£5,250

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 AFGHAN ERSARI TURKMEN RUG OF ENSI ...

Item Ref
R-2034

Size: 6ft 11in x 5ft 5in (210 x 164cm).

Antique Afghan Ersari Turkmen rug of unusual all over design with excellent colour, in a ensi design.

Circa 1900/20.

Ensi were door hangings used to cover the entrance to a yurt.

This ensi rug has a repeat all over design, it has superb glossy wool and excellent clear colour. The ensi probably was woven in Northern Afghanistan and possibly has connections to the Beshir Turkmen. Note the beautiful row of shrubs in the elem at the base of the ensi, these are often found on Beshir chuval. The flat woven checkerboard end finish is very pleasing.

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

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

Stock Number: R-2034.
£2,750

ANTIQUE SILK WEFTED TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1943

Size: 7ft 9in x 4ft 11in (235 x 149cm). excluding end tassels.

Antique silk wefted tribal Qashqai rug with classic design.

Circa 1890.

The rug has three small medallions on a soft madder red ground, the four indigo blue corners each contain a sun burst design. The central medallion contains the Qashqai tribal emblem, it is surrounded by small well drawn chickens.

The field is filled with rosette flower heads and other tribal design elements.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and good pile, the rug is preserved in original condition with no repairs, the top end has the original flatwoven finish and the lower end retains the original long plaited tassels.

The rug is silk wefted with very fine red silk wefts giving the back a very smooth slippery feel.

Hand washed and ready for use or display display.

Stock Number: R-1943.
£7,250

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, 4 X ...

Item Ref
H-987

Size: 9ft 5in x 6ft 7in (287 x 200cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen main carpet with 4 rows of 10 guls.

Circa 1860.

An excellent Tekke main carpet of small room size, the clear madder red field has well drawn large round Tekke guls. The border is of the sunburst and octogen design. Note the piled elem panels at each end with a simple stripe design.

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

Both ends retain the original large piled elem panel end finishes.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-987.
£8,950

ANTIQUE TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG WITH OUTSTANDING DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-986

Size: 9ft 7in x 5ft 6in (293 x 168cm).

Antique Khamseh tribal rug of all over boteh and flower design.

Circa 1870.

A rug of superb colour and design with very soft glossy wool. The rug has a wonderful border with large colourful flowering shrub design. The dark abrashed indigo field is covered with a very colourful repeat boteh and flowerhead design.

Good condition with slight even wear, good pile. Both ends retain the original checker board design and original end finishes.

Very soft wool and firm weave, hand washed and ready for use. Suitable for normal domestic use. The rug has good weight and sits well on the floor.

A truly outstanding example of tribal weaving.

Stock Number: H-986.
£9,500

ANTIQUE AFGHAN ERSARI VILLAGE CARPET, WITH WEAR, ...

Item Ref
RR-011

Size: 11ft 6in x 7ft 3in (350 x 222cm).

A traditional Afghan village carpet by Ersari Turkmen weavers.

Circa 1900/20.

The carpet has three rows of seven large guls, the border design is very detailed, the design in the large guls indicates the village and family group who wove the carpet.

The carpet is in fair condition with some heavy wear and medium / low pile. The carpet has plenty of life left in it but the wear will not make it everyone's taste. Ideal for a farmhouse or rustic lived with look. The condition is reflected in the price.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: RR-011.
£495

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH TRIBAL RUG, TRIPLE MEDALLION WITH ...

Item Ref
RR-010

Size: 6ft 3in x 4ft 8in (191 x 143cm).

Antique Khamseh Rug with three medallion design.

Circa 1900.

A interesting tribal Khamseh rug, the three diamond medallions are on a ivory chevron design ground. Note all the small birds surrounding each medallion.

The border is of a classic Khamseh design.

Fair condition with heavy wear and low pile, the ends and sides are a little ragged. The rug is sold as seen and the condition is reflected in the price.

Hand washed, the rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: RR-010.
£475

ANTIQUE ABEDEH RUG, TRIBAL DESIGN, SOME HEAVY ...

Item Ref
RR-005

Size: 8ft 1in x 5ft 3in (246 x 159cm).

Antique Abedeh rug with the tribal medallion design.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is of a traditional tribal design with a small central medallion, the field is filled with tribal design elements.

The rug is in fair condition with wear, some heavy and medium pile low in places. There are a number of worn tension kinks in the middle, the condition is reflected in the price.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: RR-005.
£350

ANTIQUE ABEDEH RUG, ZILI SULTAN DESIGN, HARD ...

Item Ref
RR-004

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 9in (186 x 144cm).

Antique Abedeh rug with the classic repeat vase and peacock design on an ivory ground. Each vase is filled with flowering red carnations.

Circa 1920.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. This is a very tough hard wearing rug, I am selling it as seen due to the sides and ends being slightly ragged.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: RR-004
£325

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KHILA RUG, INTERESTING DESIGN, AS ...

Item Ref
RR-003

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 4in (195 x 131cm).

Antique Caucasian Khila rug from the Baku region of the Eastern Caucasus

Circa 1900.

The rug is offered in as found condition, there is wear, some of which is heavy, the ends are a little ragged. The condition is reflected in the price.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: RR-003.
£350

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DERBENT RUG, SINGLE MEDALLION, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
RR-002

Size: 4ft 9in x 3ft 11in (146 x 119cm).

Antique Caucasian Derbent rug of single medallion design.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a single medallion that is in a indigo blue colour, these stand out well against the soft faded madder red field. The rug is framed by a classic S design border.

The rug is in fair condition with slight wear and good pile, the rug is very soft and floppy and has old hanging rings attached to the back. The rug has a large old repair to the center of the medallion, for this reason the rug is being sold as seen at a heavily discounted price.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: RR-002.
£350

ANTIQUE AFSHAR TRIBAL CARPET, ALL OVER HERATI ...

Item Ref
RR-001

Size: 8ft 6in x 4ft 11in (260 x 150cm).

Antique Afshar tribal carpet with all over Herati design.

Circa 1900.

The carpet has been well used with some heavy wear, medium - low pile. Original kilim ends which are a little ragged.

Hand washed and ready for use. The carpet is suitable for light floor use.

The carpet is sold as seen, hence the price.

Stock Number: RR-001
£250