ANTIQUE TURKISH OUSHAK CARPET, LARGE SIZE, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-2329

Size: 19ft 4in x 13ft 1in (590 x 400cm).

Antique Turkish Oushak carpet of outstanding colour with a small medallion design.

Circa 1890.

A truly outstanding late 19th century Oushak carpet, the traditional small medallion design is on a very soft warm red ground, the design in soft pastel colours blends well giving an all over gentle feel to the carpet. The carpet has a beautifully drawn border on a medium blue ground that contrasts very well with the soft field colour.

The carpet is in good condition with good pile.

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

A wonderful antique carpet of very large size that would grace the finest country house.

Stock Number: R-2329.
£35,000
| $43,624 USD | €40,404 EUR

ANTIQUE MAHAL CARPET, LARGE SIZE WITH ALL ...

Item Ref
R-2294

Size: 17ft 1in x 10ft 7in (520 x 322cm).

Antique Mahal carpet of large size, with all over mina khani (many flowers) design.

Circa 1900

This outstanding large size Mahal carpet has an all over floral design on a soft red ground. The carpet is framed with a bold border on a dark indigo blue ground.

The carpet is beautifully drawn with wonderful colour throughout, this is an outstanding country house carpet.

Excellent condition with slight wear and good pile.

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

Stock Number: R-2294.
£22,000
| $27,421 USD | €25,397 EUR

ANTIQUE KELLEH OR KHAN CARPET BY THE ...

Item Ref
R-2049

Size: 14ft 10inx 7ft 3in (453 x 220cm).

Antique Khamseh tribal kelleh or Khan carpet of exceptional design.

Circa 1880.

This is a scare example of a Khamseh tribal kelleh or Khan carpet, made either for a tribal Khan as an audience carpet or as a special commission for a notable property.
The carpet is of fine weave for its size, it has a single row of ten ivory ground latch hook linked medallions, each medallion contains pecking chickens and floral rosettes. The most outstanding feature of this carpet is the field, every inch is covered with small tribal designs of birds, animals, tribal devices and a number of people. The inner border is of pecking chickens and the main border is of a classic Khamseh design.

The Carpet has even wear with medium pile, slightly heavier wear in places, the wool quality and colours are outstanding. There are a number of professional repairs to the carpet that were carried out recently in Turkey, the carpet is now offered in showroom condition. The carpet is also of a very useful large country house hall way size.

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

A scarce carpet of truly outstanding design.

Stock Number: R-2049.
£20,250
| $25,240 USD | €23,377 EUR

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.
£20,250
| $25,240 USD | €23,377 EUR

ANTIQUE MAHAL CARPET, ALL OVER DESIGN ON ...

Item Ref
SP-01

Size: 13ft 5in x 10ft 8in (408 x 326cm).

Antique Persian Mahal carpet of large size, with all over design.

Circa 1880

A really outstanding example with all over herati design on an ivory field, the soft red border frames the carpet really well.

The carpet is beautifully drawn with wonderful colour throughout, this is an outstanding country house carpet.

Good condition with even wear, medium pile.

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

Stock Number: SP-01.
£20,000
| $24,928 USD | €23,088 EUR

ANTIQUE MOHTASHAM KASHAN RUG, OUTSTANDING COLOUR AND ...

Item Ref
H-347

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 4in (203 x 133cm).

Antique Persian Mohtasham Kashan rug of outstanding design and colour.

Circa 1890.

This is a very finely woven rug from the workshops of the master weaver Mohtasham, the rug is made using 'Kork' wool, this is the finest lambs wool. The rug has a small single medallion design, woven in a reds and blues. The classic border design is on a dark indigo blue that contrasts well with the rug. The sides of the rug are bound in crimson/purple silk.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

A beautiful antique rug that would grace any room and sit alongside the finest antique furniture. A classic antique rug of the highest quality.

Stock Number: H-347.
£18,000
| $22,435 USD | €20,779 EUR

ANTIQUE ‘JAIL’ AGRA CARPET, TIMURI BALUCH DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-702

Size: 11ft 7in x 11ft 9in (352 x 358cm).

Antique ‘Jail’ Agra carpet in a Timuri Baluch design.

Late 19th century.

These carpets were woven in the prisons of Agra, India during the latter part of the 19th century.

The carpet is of almost square size, the colours are wonderful with a richness and depth.

The Carpet is in excellent condition with very slight wear and almost full pile, there is some corrosion to the blacks.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-702
£15,000
| $18,696 USD | €17,316 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN TALISH LONG RUG WITH STAR ...

Item Ref
R-1042

Size: 8ft 6in x 3ft 6in (260 x 107cm).

Antique Caucasian Talish long rug with all over star design.

Mid 19th century.

A superb example of a Talish long rug, multi coloured stars on a midnight indigo blue field framed by a classic Talish border on an ivory ground.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-1042
£14,500
| $18,073 USD | €16,739 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI RUG, SHEKARLU BORDER, TRIPLE MEDALLION, ...

Item Ref
R-1356

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

Antique 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.
£14,500
| $18,073 USD | €16,739 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN TALISH LONG RUG WITH MEMLINC ...

Item Ref
R-1130

Size: 9ft 9in x 3ft 7in (298 x 108cm).

Antique Caucasian Talish long rug with Memlinc gul design and outstanding colours.

2nd half 19th century.

A superb example of a Talish long rug, multi coloured Memlinc guls in compartmented boxes framed by a classic Talish border on an ivory ground. The mustard yellow is really superb. The rug is of a fine weave with very good wool.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-1130.
£12,750
| $15,892 USD | €14,719 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN LORI PAMBAK KAZAK RUG, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-2010

Size: 6ft 11in x 5ft 3in (210 x 160cm).

Antique Caucasian Lori Pambak rug of traditional bold design with outstanding colours.

Circa 1880.

This is a good example of the classic Lori Pambak Kazak design, the bold central ivory ground quatrefoil medallion containing the totemic symbol of two opposed birds with crested heads. The large octagons at either end of the rug are made up of a bird head latch hook design with large stars to the centre. The field is a glorious deep red. The main ivory ground border is typical of Lori Pambak rugs.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

A superb collectable rug offered in true showroom condition.

Stock Number: R-2010.
£12,750
| $15,892 USD | €14,719 EUR

ANTIQUE HERIZ CARPET, LARGE SIZE, COUNTRY HOUSE ...

Item Ref
AOR-060

Size: 15ft 1in x 11ft 2in (460 x 340cm).

Antique Heriz carpet with a very well-drawn large medallion and excellent clear soft colours.

Circa 1900.

The carpet has a large central medallion of traditional Heriz design, the ground colour is a superb soft madder red with the open design in soft pastel colours. The spandrels are in ivory with soft blues and reds. The well drawn indigo blue floral rosette border frames the carpet well.

A designers dream carpet for that timeless country house look.

The Carpet is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, perfect for the country house look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use such as a living or dining room.

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

Stock Number: AOR-060.
£12,500
| $15,580 USD | €14,430 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-302

Size: 16ft 2in x 12ft 2in. (492 x 370cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-302.
£12,000
| $14,957 USD | €13,853 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARACHOV KAZAK RUG WITH GREEN ...

Item Ref
H-408

Size: 7ft 1in x 5ft 10in (217 x 178cm).

Antique Caucasian Karachov Kazak rug of classic design on a green ground.

Circa 1890.

A good example of a Karachov Kazak rug with the traditional large octagonal central medallion design. The central medallion is on an ivory ground, the four corners contain the square and star design. Note the many tribal filler items in the field. The rug is of the sought after green ground, this is abrashed with darker green used in the upper part of the rug. The border is of a classic design and the orange ground compliments the green field colour well.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and 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: H-408.
£12,000
| $14,957 USD | €13,853 EUR

ANTIQUE KIZYL AYAK TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1952

Size: 11ft 4in x 7ft 10in (345 x 238cm).

Antique Kizyl Ayak Ersari Turkmen main carpet with the ‘tauk nuska’ ’ gul design; each segment of the gul contains two double headed birds.

Circa 1880.

The carpet has a soft red ground colour which gives the carpet a very warm look, the border is of a classic Kizyl Ayak design. Note the very long kilim end finishes. The carpet is of very fine tight weave with soft glossy wool.

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

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1952.
£11,500
| $14,334 USD | €13,276 EUR

OLD ISFAHAN CARPET, SUPERB DESIGN, VERY ...

Item Ref
R-1390

Size:10ft 3in x 6ft 10in (312 x 207cm).

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

About 50 years old.

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 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 antique gold ground with the design in beautiful clear colours. The rich red border contrasts well with the gold ground.

The carpet is in excellent condition with no 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-1390.
£11,500
| $14,334 USD | €13,276 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN PRAYER RUG, EX ZALESKI ...

Item Ref
H-326

Size: 5ft 11in x 3ft 1in (180 x 93cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan prayer rug with lattice on an ivory ground.

Dated 1320 / 1902.

A superb example of this well known group of prayer rugs, this rug has excellent colour and is very well drawn. This very finely woven, white-ground Shirvan prayer rug shows a precisely drawn diamond lattice design enclosing large palmettes. Two red hands ("Hand of Fatima"), two combs and many small animals are depicted next to the bridge-shaped arch positioned high up. The long and narrow format of this group clearly deviates from other prayer rugs made in the Shirvan area.

Good condition, original finishes all around, slight damage to the selvedge at the bottom left.

The rug has even wear and medium pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display, the rug would make a superb wall hanging.

This rug was part of the internationally renowned 'Zaleski Collection' sold at Rippon Boswell.

Stock Number: H-326.
£11,000
| $13,710 USD | €12,698 EUR

ANTIQUE HERIZ CARPET, OUTSTANDING CONDITION & COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
AOR-080

Size: 11ft 10in x 9ft 3in (360 x 280cm).

Antique Heriz carpet with a very well-drawn large medallion and excellent colours.

Circa 1900.

The carpet has a large central medallion of traditional Heriz design in dark indigo blue, the ground colour is a superb madder red with a floral spray design. The spandrels are in soft ivory with pink and green. The well drawn indigo blue classic Heriz border frames the carpet well.

A superb designers carpet for that timeless country house look.

The Carpet is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, perfect for the country house look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use such as a living or dining room.

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

Stock Number: AOR-080.
£11,000
| $13,710 USD | €12,698 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN TALISH LONG RUG, OUTSTANDING CONDITION ...

Item Ref
H-364

Size: 8ft 2in x 3ft 9in (250 x 115cm).

Antique Caucasian Talish long rug with abrashed indigo blue field.

Circa 1880.

This is an outstanding example of a Talish long rug, it has a classic Talish design and ivory ground rosette border, the change in colour (abrash) in the lower half of the plain indigo blue field adds visual interest. The use of yellow in the small reciprocal design on the edge of the blue field is a nice feature.

The rug is in superb condition with very slight even wear and good pile, the wool is soft and the weave is fine.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

A truly outstanding example of type.

Stock Number: H-364.
£11,000
| $13,710 USD | €12,698 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARACHOV KAZAK RUG OF CLASSIC ...

Item Ref
H-373

Size: 7ft 4in x 5ft 4in (224 x 163cm).

Antique Caucasian Karachov Kazak rug of classic design on a red ground.

Circa 1880.

A good example of a Karachov Kazak rug with the traditional large octagonal central medallion design. The central medallion is on an ivory ground, the four corners contain the square and star design and include a very good soft green. Note the many tribal filler items in the field. The main border is of a very traditional design on a indigo blue ground, it is very well drawn.

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: H-373.
£11,000
| $13,710 USD | €12,698 EUR

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

Item Ref
R-1614

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

Old 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.
£10,500
| $13,087 USD | €12,121 EUR

ANTIQUE SHEKARLU QASHQAI RUG WITH CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-2025

Size: 8ft 0in x 5ft 1in (245 x 155cm).

Antique Shekarlu Qashqai rug of classic medallion design.

Circa 1890.

This classic Shekarlu has a double hooked medallion design, the field is filled with animals and tribal devices.

The array of colours is outstanding including yellows and greens. The border is of typical Shekarlu design, both ends have the original weft work panel finishes. The rug has a soft floppy handle with long glossy pile. The rug has red wefts as is typical of Qashqai weaving.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-2025.
£10,000
| $12,464 USD | €11,544 EUR

ANTIQUE SHEKARLU QASHQAI OF SCARCE STRIPED DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-349

Size: 7ft 9in x 5ft 1in (236 x 156cm).

Antique Shekarlu Qashqai rug of scarce stripe design.

Circa 1880.

The rug has a very unusual design of vertical stripes which contain a small boteh design.

The array of colours is outstanding including yellows, soft blues, reds and greens. The border is of typical Shekarlu design. The rug has a soft floppy handle and is of fine weave. Both ends retain the original checkerboard design.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: H-349.
£10,000
| $12,464 USD | €11,544 EUR

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
| $12,402 USD | €11,486 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG WITH OUTSTANDING DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-986 (H-341)

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. (H-341).
£9,500
| $11,841 USD | €10,967 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, 4 X ...

Item Ref
H-987 (H-333).

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. (H-333).
£8,950
| $11,155 USD | €10,332 EUR

ANTIQUE AFGHAN ERSARI TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
R-1953

Size: 10ft 9in x 7ft 3in (327 x 220cm).

Antique Ersari Turkmen main carpet from Northern Afghanistan.

Circa 1890.

This fine carpet has three rows of eight large guls with a diamond shaped minor gul.

The colours in this carpet are truly outstanding and the images do not do them justice.

The carpet retains its original long kilim ends and the wide over bound side finishes.

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

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use such as a dining room or a living room.

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

Stock Number: R-1953.
£8,750
| $10,906 USD | €10,101 EUR

ANTIQUE ERSARI KIZYL AYAK TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, ...

Item Ref
R-1951

Size: 11ft 10in x 7ft 8in (360 x 234cm).

Antique Kizyl Ayak Ersari Turkmen main carpet with a unusual variant of the ‘tauk nuska’ gul design; each segment of the gul contains two bird heads or horned animals.

Circa 1880.

The carpet has a soft red ground colour which gives the carpet a very warm look, the border is of a classic Kizyl Ayak design. Note the very long kilim end finishes. The carpet is of very fine tight weave with soft glossy wool.

The carpet is in excellent condition with even wear with medium / low pile.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1951.
£8,750
| $10,906 USD | €10,101 EUR

ANTIQUE HERIZ CARPET, GREAT CONDITION AND LARGE ...

Item Ref
R-1623

Size: 14ft 6in x 11ft 3in (442 x 342cm).

Antique Persian Heriz carpet with a traditional medallion design, deep plum red field colour. Classic dark indigo blue border that is very well drawn. This is a very substantial large size furnishing Heriz.

Circa 1920.

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

This is a very good furnishing Heriz carpet.

The carpet is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1623.
£8,750
| $10,906 USD | €10,101 EUR

ANTIQUE ISFAHAN CARPET, STUNNING DESIGN ON A ...

Item Ref
R-1298

Size: 14ft 0in x 10ft 4in (426 x 316cm).

Old Isfahan carpet of large size with all classic design, the carpet has a light ivory ground with a floral design in pastel shades.

Circa 1920.

The border is an outstanding feature of this carpet, with very fine detailed drawing.

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

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use such as a dining room or a living room.

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

A fine classic Persian carpet that would grace the finest room.

Stock Number: R-1298.
£8,750
| $10,906 USD | €10,101 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH CAUCASIAN KARABAGH REGION LONG RUG, ...

Item Ref
H-328

Size: 7ft 9in x 3ft 10in (236 x 116cm).

Antique South Caucasian Karabagh region long rug with a vertical row of five octagons on a clear red ground.

Circa 1880.

This is a truly outstanding example of Caucasian weaving, the wool quality is excellent, very soft to the touch, the dyes are first class, giving clear bright colours. The balance of the design and the wonderful yellow ground border sets this rug apart from most other Caucasians of this period.

A very similar rug is illustrated in 'Qarajeh to Quba' by Raoul E. Tschebull, Hali Publications, plate 41; page 174. Where the rug is attributed to the village of Boyuk Bahmanli, on the Aras river in the Fuzuli district of Karabagh.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. There is some corrosion to the black 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: H-328.
£8,500
| $10,594 USD | €9,812 EUR

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.
£8,500
| $10,594 USD | €9,812 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DAGESTAN RUG WITH IVORY GROUND ...

Item Ref
JM-01

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 2in (197 x 126cm).

Antique Caucasian Dagestan rug with floral lattice on an ivory ground.

Circa 1880.

A superb example of this well known group of rugs, this rug has excellent colour and is very well drawn. The ivory ground is filled with a fine indigo blue serrated edge lattice which is filled with small colourful flowers and shrubs.

The rug has a classic main border and cross design to the inner border; a floral rosette outer border and a very finely drawn inner guard of a linked 'S' design on a blue ground.

The rug has very slight even wear and good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. A superb example of type.

Stock Number: JM-01.
£8,500
| $10,594 USD | €9,812 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH KUBA AFSHAN ...

Item Ref
R-2231

Size: 9ft 11in x 4ft 7in (303 x 139cm).

Antique East Caucasian Shirvan rug with Kuba Afshan design.

Circa 1900.

This good Shirvan rug has the classic Afshan design of a dark indigo blue field. The drawing is clear using good colour to highlight the large palmette floral design. The classic Shirvan borders frame the rug well. An impressive statement rug using bold colour and contrast.

Excellent condition with slight even wear, good pile. The rug has a very soft floppy handle.

Hand washed and ready for use.

Stock Number: R-2231.
£8,500
| $10,594 USD | €9,812 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-144

Size: 13ft 2in x 10ft 7in. (401 x 320cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-144.
£8,450
| $10,532 USD | €9,755 EUR

ANTIQUE HERIZ CARPET OF GOOD ROOM SIZE, ...

Item Ref
R-1627

Size: 13ft 3in x 9ft 3in (404 x 282cm).

Antique Persian Heriz carpet with a traditional medallion design, Burgundy red field colour with ivory spandrels. Classic dark indigo blue border that is very well drawn. The central medallion in dark indigo blue contrasts well with the field.

Circa 1920.

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

This is a very good furnishing Heriz carpet.

The carpet is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1627.
£8,250
| $10,283 USD | €9,524 EUR

ANTIQUE HERIZ CARPET, LARGE MEDALLION DESIGN, RED ...

Item Ref
R-1626

Size: 13ft 4in x 9ft 11in (406 x 300cm).

Antique Persian Heriz carpet with a traditional medallion design, clear madder red field colour. Classic dark indigo blue border that is very well drawn. The large central medallion in dark indigo blue contrasts well with the field. This is a substantial furnishing quality Heriz carpet.

Circa 1920.

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

This is a very good furnishing Heriz carpet.

The carpet is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1626.
£8,250
| $10,283 USD | €9,524 EUR

ANTIQUE TURKISH SIVAS KILIM OF SCARCE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1641

Size: 10ft 8in x 6ft 7in (326 x 201cm).

Antique Anatolian village kilim from the Sivas region of Central Eastern Turkey. The kilim has a most unusual and interesting design with tree of life.

Circa 1900.

Woven with a superb colour range of soft red, light indigo blue, green and orange.

Excellent condition, very slight wear, ideal furnishing kilim of good room size.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1641.
£8,250
| $10,283 USD | €9,524 EUR

OLD AFGHAN ZIEGLER CARPET OF SERAPI HERIZ ...

Item Ref
R-2256

Size: 12ft 1in x 8ft 10in. (369 x 268cm)

An excellent example of a Ziegler design carpet of recent production hand knotted in Afghanistan.

About 20 years old.

Pleasing Serapi Heriz design with a large central medallion and an ivory ground border. The carpet has an overall soft colour palette and would give a warm feel to any room.

The carpet is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The carpet is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-2256.
£7,950
| $9,909 USD | €9,177 EUR

ANTIQUE HERIZ CARPET OF SCARCE DESIGN, EXCELLENT ...

Item Ref
AOR-092

Size: 10ft 10in x 8ft 2in (330 x 250cm).

Antique Heriz carpet with a scarce design and pleasing country house colours.

Circa 1900.

The carpet has an unusual design of a madder red ground, in the centre of the carpet is a very small medallion in soft green surrounded by a design in dark indigo blue. The field design is in soft pastel colours giving a warm and pleasing feel. The border on a dark indigo ground frames the carpet well.

An excellent antique furnishing carpet for that timeless country house look.

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

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use such as a living or dining room.

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

Stock Number: AOR-092.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-131

Size: 14ft 0in x 9ft 4in. (427 x 285cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-131.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN CLOUDBAND CHONDZORESK KAZAK LONG RUG, ...

Item Ref
H-374

Size: 8ft 1in x 4ft 2in (246 x 128cm).

Antique Caucasian Karabagh Chondzoresk region cloud band Kazak rug.

Circa 1890.

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

This example has a superb colour palette of natural dyes and is of the two medallion design, The two large medallions with indigo blue grounds stand out well against the soft madder red field. The field is filled with tribal design elements. The ivory ground border is of a classic Karabagh design.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good thick long pile, the blacks are showing signs of corrosion.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-374.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-115

Size: 13ft 10in x 9ft 10in (422 x 300cm).

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-115.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

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.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

HAND MADE SOUMAK CARPET OF VERY LARGE ...

Item Ref
R-1665

Size: 17ft 9in x 16ft 3in (540 x 495cm).

A traditional hand woven Afghan soumak carpet with a traditional all over design. Soumak is a type of flat weave, not a tufted piled carpet.

About 10 years old but in unused perfect condition.

The colours are very pleasing, a madder red ground, with gold and olive green floral vine and leaf design. The border is of a classic design in soft pastel shades.

The Carpet is in excellent condition with no wear at all. This is a good furnishing carpet with excellent colour.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1665.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR LONG RUG WITH ALL OVER ...

Item Ref
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.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SEICHUR OR ALPAN-KUBA RUNNER, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-166

Size: 10ft 0in x 3ft 2in (300 x 97cm).

Antique Caucasian Seichur or Alpan-Kuba runner.

4th quarter 19th century.

A superb runner of classic design.

Outstanding colours through out.

Beautifully drawn, very subtle border.

True showroom condition, even wear with low pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-166.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE KORK KASHAN RUG, VERY FINE, SOFT ...

Item Ref
R-1867

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 3in (212 x 130cm).

Antique Persian Kork Kashan rug of traditional large medallion design.

Circa 1900.

This is a very finely woven rug from the workshops of Kashan, the rug is made using 'Kork' wool, this is the finest lambs wool. The rug has a classic Kashan single medallion design, woven in a range of outstanding colours. The sides of the rug are bound in crimson/purple silk.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear in places and medium pile. Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

A beautiful antique rug that would grace any room and sit alongside the finest antique furniture.

Stock Number: R-1867.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN MAIN CARPET OF LARGE ...

Item Ref
KH-02

Size: 13ft 9in x 8ft 2in (420 x 250cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen main carpet of large size with 5 rows of 17 guls.

Circa 1890.

The carpet is of a very unusual size, being longer than most that are available. The carpet is of a deep rich red colour with soft pink red to the guls and border. The drawing of both the main guls and the secondary guls is excellent. The border is a traditional Turkmen octagon design with many interesting elements. The carpet has complete long elems at both ends.

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

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use and would make a superb furnishing carpet.

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

Stock Number: KH-02.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE SILK 'SOUF' KASHAN PRAYER RUG, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1360

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 1in (203 x 125cm).

Antique silk 'souf' Kashan prayer rug, on an ivory ground with a floral design.

Circa 1900.

A beautiful rug or wall hanging, silk on a silk foundation. Souf rugs have a sculptured effect, with the design in raised silk pile on a flat woven silk ground.

Outstanding drawing and design with wonderful old colours, the border design is superb.

Good condition, even wear and some corrosion and old repairs.

Ideal to be used as a wall hanging or use in a light traffic area.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1360.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

TURKISH HAND WOVEN CARPET, A RECENT COPY ...

Item Ref
R-1007

Size: 15ft 7in x 11ft 8in (475 x 355cm).

A modern hand knotted Turkish carpet of the highest quality. The carpet is a copy of a 19th century Mogul shrub design carpet. This carpet is beautifully drawn with an all over flowering shrub design in the most wonderful range of colours.
The border is of particular note.

About 10 years old.

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

The carpet is suitable for heavy domestic use such as a dining or living room.

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

Stock Number: R-1007.
£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN TALISH LONG RUG MOGHAN DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-160

Size: 10ft 8in x 3ft 7in (325 x 110cm).

Antique Caucasian Talish long rug, South East Caucasus

2nd half 19th century

An outstanding and interesting rug with 'Moghan' region type latch hook design

A beautifully drawn rug with rich colours

Excellent condition with even wear and low pile

Some re-piled areas and some corrosion to the blacks

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

A truly superb runner with very genuine age, original end finishes.

Stock Number: R-160.


£7,500
| $9,348 USD | €8,658 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN MEDALLION RUG OF LARGE ...

Item Ref
R-2002

Size: 8ft 7in x 5ft 2in (262 x 158cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug of the classic linked medallion design, large size.

Circa 1890.

A good example of the classic Shirvan triple linked medallion design, the three serrated edge hexagonal medallions have smaller hexagons to the center. The rug has excellent colour with the medallions standing out on the dark indigo field. The main border is of a design that is typical of Shirvan weaving. The top medallion is abrashed giving a very soft warm feel, the field of the rug contains many small animals, people and charming rustic design elements.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The rug has wonderful soft wool.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-2002.
£7,250
| $9,036 USD | €8,369 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, FLORAL DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1997

Size: 8ft 3in x 5ft 5in (252 x 166cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug with all over small floral design.

Circa 1900.

A very attractive rug by the Kashkuli sub tribe of the Qashqai. The rug has a madder red field with a indigo blue outer field. The field is covered in a floral design with multiple flowering shrubs, the corners have a box design in ivory and green. A feature of the rug is the borders in wonderful shades of yellow, blue and ivory. This is a very good decorative Kashkuli rug.

The rug has even wear with good pile. The rug is of large size and will make a superb furnishing statement in any room.

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

Stock Number: R-1997.
£7,250
| $9,036 USD | €8,369 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARACHOP KAZAK WITH GREEN GROUND, ...

Item Ref
MT-005


Size: 8ft 2in x 4ft 8in (250 x 143cm).

Antique Caucasian Karachov Kazak rug of linked medallion design on a scarce green ground.

Circa 1880.

A good example of a Karachov Kazak rug with the traditional linked medallion design. The rug has four linked medallions on a sea green field, the colour combinations make this a visually striking rug. Note the many tribal filler items in the field, the design is visually similar to that found on Shirvan rugs.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MT-005.
£7,000
| $8,725 USD | €8,081 EUR

HAND KNOTTED TURKISH CARPET, CAUCASIAN DRAGON SOUMAK ...

Item Ref
MT-020

Size: 11ft 3in x 8ft 11in (343 x 272cm).

Old hand knotted Turkish carpet with Caucasian dragon soumak design.

About 30 years old.

This outstanding carpet was woven about 30 years ago by the mother of my Turkish restorer. It was made in the family home in a small village in central Turkey and is now offered for sale for the first time in its history.

The carpet has a beautifully drawn version of the classic 19th century dragon design that is found mainly on Caucasian flatweaves from the Kuba region. The quality of the wool and the colour palette is really outstanding.

The carpet is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile, the carpet retains the original end finishes at both ends.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use such as a dining or living room.

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

Stock Number: MT-020.
£7,000
| $8,725 USD | €8,081 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH 'SURAHANI' GARDEN ...

Item Ref
R-1158

Size: 7ft 5in x 3ft 1in (227 x 118cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug with 'Surahani' garden design.

Late 19th century.

A good example of a Shirvan rug, with the sought after garden design often associated with the Konagkend or Kuba region of the Eastern Caucasus. The rug has a classic 'wine glass and leaf' border on an ivory ground.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-1158
£7,000
| $8,725 USD | €8,081 EUR

OLD BIJAR CARPET, 19TH CENTURY DESIGN, NATURAL ...

Item Ref
R-1257

Size: 9ft 3in x 6ft 9in (282 x 206cm).

Old Bijar carpet in the style of a 19th century classic Bijar carpet. This carpet is of recent production, maybe 20 years old. It is one of a small number that were made as exact copies of 19th century carpets using the finest hand spun wool and natural dyes.

Excellent condition with no wear, full pile, perfect condition.

Hand washed and ready for use.

A superb furnishing carpet suitable for heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1257
£7,000
| $8,725 USD | €8,081 EUR

ANTIQUE SHEKARLU QASHQAI RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN, EXCELLENT ...

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.
£7,000
| $8,725 USD | €8,081 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN AKSTAFA RUNNER, WONDERFUL COLOUR AND ...

Item Ref
R-162

Size: 10ft 1in x 3ft 7in (305 x 108cm).

Antique Caucasian Akstafa runner

4th quarter 19th century

A beautifully drawn runner with 5, eight pointed star medallions

Good filler elements and animals in each corner

Excellent ivory ground border

Superb condition with slight even wear and good pile

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-162.
£6,995
| $8,719 USD | €8,075 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-146

Size: 12ft 3in x 9ft 7in. (371 x 290cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-146.
£6,995
| $8,719 USD | €8,075 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN ZEJWA VILLAGE RUG OF SCARCE ...

Item Ref
H-299

Size: 5ft 10in x 4ft 11in (178 x 150cm)

Antique Caucasian Zejwa village rug of classic design.

Circa 1880.

Zejwa village is about 20km south of the town of Kuba in the eastern Caucasus. Rugs from this village are woven with a very distinctive serrated edge medallion design, they are one of the less common of the Caucasian village rugs.

This example is very closely related to the example published and discussed on page 304 of 'Oriental rugs Volume 1, Caucasian' by Ian Bennett. The design and border are almost identical to the published example.

Excellent condition, slight even wear with almost full pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-299.
£6,950
| $8,662 USD | €8,023 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN GENDJE KAZAK RUNNER WITH MEDALLION ...

Item Ref
R-2019

Size: 10ft 0in x 3ft 7in (305 x 109cm).

Antique South Caucasian Gendje runner, with medallion design.

Circa 1890.

A good Gendje runner with seven medallions on a dark indigo blue ground, the medallions are of alternating designs. The field is filled with ornamental detail including two amusing human figures, along with combs and possibly donkeys or camels. The striking ivory ground border contrasts well with the dark field giving the runner a lighter feel.

The runner is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. There is very slight corrosion to the blacks.

The runner is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-2019
£6,750
| $8,413 USD | €7,792 EUR

ANTIQUE CARPET OF CLASSIC MEDALLION DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1790

Size: 14ft 10in x 10ft 0in (451 x 306cm).

Antique carpet of classic medallion design and outstanding colour.

Circa 1900.

The carpet has a large elongated central medallion in soft red on a dark indigo blue ground, with a floral spray design in reds, blues and ivory, with highlights in soft yellows, greens and pinks.

The border is an outstanding feature of this carpet being of large scale with a flowing design on a soft red ground.

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

The carpet is suitable for heavy domestic use such as a dining or living room.

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

Stock Number: R-1790.
£6,750
| $8,413 USD | €7,792 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, EXCELLENT COLOUR ...

Item Ref
R-1786

Size: 9ft 9in x 7ft 8in (298 x 234cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen main carpet with 5 rows of 12 guls.

Circa 1880.

A good Tekke main carpet of room size, the clear madder red field has well drawn large Tekke guls. The border is of the sunburst design. Note the very decorative piled elem panels at each end.

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

Both ends retain the original large 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: R-1786.
£6,750
| $8,413 USD | €7,792 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, BEAUTIFUL DRAWING WITH ...

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.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH BIRD RUG, SUPERB EXAMPLE, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
AOR-096

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: AOR-096.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG WITH BIRD BORDER, ...

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.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN BANDED KILIM OF ...

Item Ref
R-1834

Size: 10ft 2in x 5ft 9in (309 x 176cm).

Antique South Caucasian Shirvan kilim of outstanding colour and traditional banded design.

Circa 1880.

A very good example of type, with a banded design and small hooked medallions, the colour palette throughout is superb and gives the kilim a light feel.

The kilim is very well drawn with very fine detail. The weave is fine and tight.

The kilim is in excellent condition with very slight wear.

The kilim is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1834.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

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.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE SAROUK RUG, VERY FINE WEAVE, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1918

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 7in (200 x 140cm).

Antique Persian Sarouk rug of classic small medallion design, with floral sprays on an terracotta red 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 soft red ground. The field is filled with floral sprays. The border design is very detailed and is in soft golds and greens.

Full pile with very slight wear, very fine soft lambs wool.

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

Stock Number: R-1918.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-133

Size: 12ft 3in x 9ft 4in. (375 x 285cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-133.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN CLOUD BAND KAZAK RUG, GREAT ...

Item Ref
R-2047

Size: 7ft 11in x 5ft 7in (241 x 169cm).

Antique Caucasian Karabagh cloud band Kazak rug.

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.

The rug is well drawn with two cloud band medallions in dark indigo blue and green on a madder red ground. The field is filled with flowers and birds along with a single human figure. The ivory ground border is typical for this region.

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-2047.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

OLD TURKISH HEREKE CARPET, MILLE FLEUR DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-2200

Size: 14ft 9in x 10ft 4in (450 x 315cm).

Old Turkish Hereke carpet, wool pile on a wool foundation.

About 50 years old.

The carpet is beautifully drawn with a all over 'mille fleur' design on a indigo blue background. The flowers are in a range of soft pastel colours giving the carpet a lighter feel.

The detailed border on a red ground complements the carpet very well.

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

The carpet has been hand washed and is ready for use or display. This is a good furnishing quality large room size carpet, suitable for heavy use.

Stock Number: R-2200.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE TURKISH KIRSEHIR PRAYER RUG, SUPERB COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
H-395

Antique Anatolian Kirsehir village prayer rug of rare form.

Size: 5ft 11in x 3ft 6in (180 x 106cm).

2nd half 19th century.

An interesting village prayer rug with floral carnation design to the field and a compartment mihrab design within the field. The rug has superb colour with a abrashed green field and a warm purple to the mihrab.

Excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, the lower end retains some of the original kilim.

This rug has not been washed, we are happy to include this in the selling price if required.

Stock Number: H-395.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-149

Size: 11ft 10in x 9ft 0in. (360 x 273cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-149.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG WITH BOTEH AND ...

Item Ref
W-034

Size: 9ft 9in x 4ft 8in (298 x 143cm).

Antique tribal Khamseh Rug with boteh and pomegranate design.

Circa 1860.

An excellent tribal long rug with a central ivory medallion containing pomegranate flowers; the madder red field is covered with large floral botehs. The rug is framed with an excellent border in midnight blue with small pomegranate flowers. overall an outstanding early tribal rug.

Excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, there are a number of old re-weaves that are blended very well into the rug.

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

Stock Number: W-034.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE TURKISH SARKOY KILIM, VERY FINE WEAVE, ...

Item Ref
R-1039

Size: 7ft 10in x 5ft 10in (240 x 178cm).

Antique Anatolian Sharkoy kilim, Western Turkey

Circa 1870.

A really outstanding example of an early Sharkoy kilim with cochineal dye which is only found in the earliest examples.

Sharkoy kilims are also known as Sarkoy or Thracian, they originate from Western Turkey or the region known as European Turkey or The Balkans.

The weave is very tight and fine, the design is typical of the region, note the beautiful and rare border design.

Very good condition with slight wear.

Hand washed and ready for use. A true collectors item.

Stock Number: R-1039.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE BALKAN SHARKOY KILIM OF LARGE SIZE, ...

Item Ref
R-1638

Size: 13ft 11in x 9ft 6in (424 x 290cm).

Antique Sharkoy kilim, Western Turkey or the Balkans.

Circa 1900/20.

A really outstanding example of a large size antique Sharkoy kilim with a very well drawn traditional design in a soft overall colour palette.

Sharkoy kilims are also known as Sarkoy or Thracian, they originate from Western Turkey or the region known as European Turkey or The Balkans.

The weave is very tight and fine, the design is typical of the region, note the unusual border design.

Very good condition with slight wear. Suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use.

Stock Number: R-1638.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN GENDJE KAZAK RUG, LATTICE AND ...

Item Ref
R-1447

Size: 7ft 11in x 4ft 0in (241 x 122cm).

Antique Caucasian Gendje Kazak rug with star and lattice design.

Circa 1880.

This rug is an excellent example of Kazak weaving from the town of Gendje in the South Eastern Caucasus. The field design is stars within a diamond lattice on a powder blue field. The border is a well drawn example of the crab border which is also found on many Kazak rugs.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-1447.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE BIJAR RUNNER WITH MINA KHANI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1552

Size: 14ft 5in x 3ft 7in (440 x 108cm).

Antique Bijar runner of good size with traditional mina khani design.

Circa 1880.

The runner has excellent colour and design, especially the mina khani (many flowers) design which is beautifully drawn. The ivory ground border with a flower and leaf design frames the runner well.

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

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

The runner is suitable for heavy domestic floor use.

Stock Number: R-1552.
£6,500
| $8,102 USD | €7,504 EUR

ANTIQUE VARAMIN REGION KELLEH LONG RUG, MINA ...

Item Ref
R-2033

Size: 9ft 8in x 4ft 11in (295 x 150cm).

A superb Antique Varamin region kelleh (long rug) with mina khani design.

Circa 1900

The ground colour is indigo blue in various shades from dark to medium, the design is the classic 'mina khani' (many flowers) pattern. This is beautifully drawn with light blues, greens, aubergine, orange and ivory. The border is a floral design on an ivory ground.

Excellent condition, slight even wear, good pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use.

Stock Number: R-2033
£6,250
| $7,790 USD | €7,215 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, LARGE ROUND ...

Item Ref
R-2006

Size: 9ft 7in x 7ft 1in (291 x 216cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen main carpet with 5 rows of 12 large round Tekke guls.

Circa 1880.

A good Tekke main carpet of room size, the warm madder red field, the carpet has well drawn large Tekke guls. The minor guls are of an early form with the complete 'bow and arrow' design, this is usually found on much earlier carpets. The border is of the sunburst design, this contains some very good colouring to include a light indigo blue and a blue green. Note the very decorative piled elem panels at each end.

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

Both ends retain the original large 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: R-2006.
£6,250
| $7,790 USD | €7,215 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DAGESTAN RUG, LATTICE DESIGN WITH ...

Item Ref
H-311

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 3in (171 x 98cm).

Antique Caucasian Dagestan rug with lattice design on a dark charcoal ground.

Circa 1880.

A very good example of type with very nicely drawn lattice design, the lattice is in soft yellow on a dark charcoal ground. Within the lattice are small shrubs and other devices, of particular note are the four large and one small human figures.

The rug has a classic border design which frames the rug well.

The rug has slight even wear and good pile, the charcoal ground is corroded giving the rug a sculpted look. The rug has excellent wool and is very soft to the touch.

Hand washed and ready for use or display, the rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: H-311.
£6,250
| $7,790 USD | €7,215 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARABAGH REGION RUNNER, COLOURFUL BOTEH ...

Item Ref
AOR-076

Size: 9ft 6in x 3ft 8in (290 x 111cm).

Antique Caucasian Karabagh region runner with all over colourful large boteh design.

late 19th century.

A good example of a Karabagh runner, the large size boteh are filled with pastel colours and shine on the midnight indigo blue ground. The border is exceptional with a large scale design on a ivory ground.

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

The runner is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: AOR-076.
£6,000
| $7,478 USD | €6,926 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-105

Size: 12ft 2in x 8ft 11in. (372 x 271cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-105.
£6,000
| $7,478 USD | €6,926 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-303

Size: 10ft 8in x 9ft 0in. (325 x 275cm).

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-303.
£6,000
| $7,478 USD | €6,926 EUR

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
| $7,478 USD | €6,926 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN 12 GUL TORBA, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
H-062

Size: 3ft 5in x 1ft 3in (113 x 40cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen 12 gul Torba with outstanding colour, this example is of the classic format for this design, similar to examples that are published in most Turkmen books.

Circa 1850.

This example has fully saturated dyes with vibrant colour. The drawing and spacious feel of the guls is exceptional.

The weave is very fine and the torba has a velvet handle.

The torba is in original condition with slight even wear and full pile.

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

Stock Number: H-062
£6,000
| $7,478 USD | €6,926 EUR

ANTIQUE ZIEGLER RUG WITH SHRUB DESIGN, POWDER ...

Item Ref
R-2094

Size: 6ft 11in x 3ft 7in (210 x 110cm).

Antique Ziegler rug with all over ‘shrub’ design on a powder blue field.

Circa 1890.

The rug has a light indigo blue field with a flowering shrub design soft yellows, browns, madder red, terracotta and ivory giving it a light feel. The border in warm red tones frames the rug well. The rug has excellent soft wool.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile. This is a good furnishing rug with excellent colour.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-2094.
£5,950
| $7,416 USD | €6,869 EUR

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

Item Ref
H-396

Size: 6ft 2in x 3ft 7in (188 x 110cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug, this size of rug is known as ‘dip khali’ which means 'half carpet'.

2nd half 19th century.

The rug is very well drawn with 3 rows of 9 Tekke guls, which are of a large rounded shape. The minor gul is of a classic Tekke design. The borders are of the sunburst design with many small filler elements.

Of particular note are the large elem panels at each end, the lower end is drawn with large trees or shrubs; the top end has rows of small shrubs in alternating colours. Both ends also retain a short ivory panel embroidered with a repeating design.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear, and good pile. The wool is very soft and the rug has a floppy handle.

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

A collectable Tekke Turkmen rug of the highest order.

Stock Number: H-396.
£5,950
| $7,416 USD | €6,869 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN FACHRALO KAZAK PRAYER RUG, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
H-388

Size: 4ft 11in x 4ft 2in. (150 x 126cm)

Antique Caucasian Fachralo Kazak prayer rug with outstanding colour and condition.

Circa 1880.

A beautifully drawn rug with excellent clear colours, there are two green diamond shaped medallions in green on a clear red field. The border is beautifully drawn and of a classic design for this group of rugs.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, there is some corrosion to the browns.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Ref: H-388.
£5,950
| $7,416 USD | €6,869 EUR

TURKISH OUSHAK VILLAGE CARPET, HAND KNOTTED IN ...

Item Ref
NR-128

Size: 10ft 10in x 9ft 5in. (330 x 287cm)

An excellent example of a Turkish Oushak carpet of current production hand knotted in Turkey.

This fine carpet is hand woven in a Turkish village as part of a small scale family production. Materials of the highest quality have been used to produce a carpet in the style of a 19th century Oushak carpet but with a contemporary twist, the wool is soft and glossy and has a wonderful feel to the touch.

The carpet is offered in perfect condition with no wear at all with full pile which has been clipped to give an antique look.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: NR-128.
£5,750
| $7,167 USD | €6,638 EUR

ANTIQUE TURKISH MALATYA KILIMS, OUTSTANDING COLOUR AND ...

Item Ref
R-1640

Size: 11ft 6in x 5ft 5in (350 x 164cm).

Antique Turkish Malatya kilim with excellent design and colour.

Late 19th century.

This kilim was woven in two parts on a narrow loom and then sewn together, this is why the design and colour is very slightly different on each side. This adds to the visual impact of this kilim. The colours are outstanding and the ivory ground border is beautifully drawn.

The kilim is in excellent condition with very slight wear and no damage.

The kilim is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1640.
£5,750
| $7,167 USD | €6,638 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI RUNNER / LONG RUG, TRIBAL ...

Item Ref
R-1316

Size: 9ft 6in x 3ft 11in (290 x 119cm).

A good Antique Qashqai runner / long rug, with a classic Qashqai design.

Circa 1900/20.

The runner has excellent wool and superb colour. The design is one of the most traditional of all Qashqai designs, with the Qashqai tribal medallion in the center.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile. The rug retains the original end finishes at both ends.

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

Stock Number: R-1316.
£5,750
| $7,167 USD | €6,638 EUR

ANTIQUE RUG BY THE LURI TRIB, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1446

Size: 7ft 5inx 5ft 3in (226 x 160cm).

Antique Luri tribal rug in outstanding condition with classic design.

Circa 1900.

This rug is an excellent example of Luri tribal weaving, with a field of four latch hook medallions. The medallions are filled with rosettes and other tribal devices, the indigo blue field contains many small animals, flowers and tribal designs. The border designs are typical of Luri work.

The rug has very slight wear with good full pile, the wool quality and colours are outstanding. The rug is also of a very useful size being slightly larger than normal.

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

Stock Number: R-1446.
£5,750
| $7,167 USD | €6,638 EUR