ANTIQUE TEKKE or YOMUT TURKMEN RUG WITH ...

Item Ref
MS2-53

Size: 5ft 4in x 4ft 1in (162 x 124cm).

Antique Tekke or Yomut Turkmen rug on a scarce white ground.

Circa 1900/20.

So called white Turkmen rugs are very scarce, the rug has an all over design with multiple fine borders..

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and good pile, there are two very small stains that can be seen in the images and a few spots of wear to the side bindings.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS2-53.
£1,250
| $1,742 USD | €1,457 EUR

ANTIQUE KURDISH SENNEH VILLAGE RUG, TRADITIONAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1974

Size: 6ft 4in x 4ft 6in (192 x 137cm).

Antique Senneh rug of traditional medallion design.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a large central medallion in two shades of indigo blue on a very soft madder red field. The border is beautifully drawn in a traditional design. The rug is covered with the very traditional all over herati design which is found in many rugs from this town.

The rug is of a fine weave that you typically find with Senneh rugs.

The rug is in fair condition with even wear and medium / low pile. The top left hand corner is slightly rounded as can be seen in the images, this 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: R-1974.
£950
| $1,324 USD | €1,107 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE OR SARYK TURKMEN RUG, TURRETED ...

Item Ref
MS10-25

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

Antique Tekke or Saryk Turkmen rug with well drawn large Saryk turreted guls.

Circa 1880.

This is an good example of a Tekke or Saryk rug with two rows of seven Saryk turreted guls, the minor guls are also typical of Saryk weaving often found on chuval and main carpets. The rug has a soft floppy handle with a very warm soft madder red colour. The border is of the Turkmen sunburst design. Both rends retain part of the original kilim end finish.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium / low pile. There is some wear and slight losses to the side bindings and the end kilims are slightly ragged, this is reflected in the price.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS10-25.
£850
| $1,185 USD | €991 EUR

OLD AFGHAN TURKMEN RUG TRADITIONAL DESIGN, FINE ...

Item Ref
MS-714

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 1in (188 x 124cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional Turkmen design, the rug is a rich red colour.

Circa 1920.

The rug is in good condition with very slight wear and good pile. Very fine weave with soft wool, hand spun ivory wool warps.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-714.
£795
| $1,108 USD | €926 EUR

MODERN HAND KNOTTED AFGHAN BESHIR TURKMEN PRAYER ...

Item Ref
MS2-34

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 11in (118 x 90cm).

Modern hand knotted Afghan prayer rug with a Beshir Turkmen inspired design.

About 10 years old.

A charming small village prayer rug with Beshir Turkmen rams horn design and floral vine to the field. The field colour is a soft golden cream colour with pastel colours used for the floral vine.

The rug is woven with very soft glossy wool.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full pile, I would think that this rug has never been used since it was purchased in Northern Afghanistan about 10 years ago.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS2-34.
£750
| $1,045 USD | €874 EUR

ANTIQUE AFGHAN BALUCH RUG WITH MUSHWANI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS7-13

Size: 6ft 3in x 3ft 10in (190 x 118cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug of traditional ‘mushwani’ design, the rug is of a dark palette with warm copper coloured back ground.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has the traditional Mushwani design is indigo blue, the design is a series of multiple latch hooks or bird heads.

The rug is in fair condition with even wear and medium pile. There is some wear to the side bindings and the lower end finish. The white dots in the field are warp knot heads.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS7-13.
£695
| $969 USD | €810 EUR

OLD AFGHAN ERSARI KIZIL AYAK TURKMEN RUG, ...

Item Ref
MS-136

Size: 6ft 9in x 6ft 6in (205 x 128cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional Ersari Kizil Ayak design with two rows of eight large guls, the rug is of a pleasing deep red colour with dark indigo blue and ivory. The wool has a wonderful lustre and is very soft.

Circa 1920.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile. The rug retains the original kilim end finishes at both ends. At some time in the rugs life the end has been folded under and glued, there are old remains of dried glue to the back ends. This could possibly be removed, but this defect is reflected in the price of the rug.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-136.
£695
| $969 USD | €810 EUR

OLD BALUCH RUG WITH LATTICE DESIGN, FLOWERS ...

Item Ref
MS-117

Size: 6ft 0in x 2ft 11in (183 x 90cm).

Old Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan / Eastern Persia. A Baluch rug with good colour, flowers and animals.

Circa 1920.

A pleasing Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design to the field, each diamond contains a small animal or a large flower. The border is of a classic Baluch design.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original kilim at both ends with some embroidered decoration.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-117.
£695
| $969 USD | €810 EUR

OLD AFGHAN BALUCH RUG, VERY FINE WEAVE, ...

Item Ref
MS-023

Size: 6ft 1in x 2ft 11in (185 x 88cm).

Old Afghan Baluch rug with fine boteh design and a Turkmen influenced curl leaf border.

Circa 1950.

The rug is drawn with very small fine boteh on a dark indigo blue ground. The rug is of very fine firm and tight weave with good wool, this is a very durable rug.

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: MS-023.
£650
| $906 USD | €758 EUR

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH RUG, CLASSIC TRIBAL DESIGN, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
RR-012

Size: 6ft 3in x 5ft 9in (190 x 174cm).

Antique Khamseh tribal rug of beautiful design and colour with superb soft wool.

Circa 1900.

A good example of one of the most beautiful of all nomadic tribal designs woven by the Khamseh tribe. The rug has a large central medallion, the colours give a wonderful soft warm feel.

The rug is in poor condition with tension problems giving the surface a slightly uneven feel, there are some old areas of wear and damage. The sides and ends are also a little ragged. The rug is of fine weave with very soft wool, although the rug has problems it could still be used in a light traffic area with a good underlay. Ideal for a bedroom or for that country house lived with look. The condition is reflected in the price.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: RR-012.
£650
| $906 USD | €758 EUR

ANTIQUE AFGHAN ERSARI SULYMAN RUG, HARD WEARING, ...

Item Ref
MS5-02

Size: 6ft 9in x 3ft 8in (206 x 112cm).

Old Afghan village rug with a single row of three large guls.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is of a typical design from a Northern Afghan village, These are woven in Ersari village and often called Sulyman rugs.

The rug is offered at a lower price due to the old warp knot heads that can be seen scattered across the surface as ivory dots, these will blend in once the rug is used.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use and will take quite a lot of wear and tear.

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

Stock Number: MS5-02.
£650
| $906 USD | €758 EUR

OLD AFGHAN TURKMEN RUG WITHLARGE GULS, GREAT ...

Item Ref
MS-036

Size: 5ft 9in x 4ft 2in (168 x 127cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional Turkmen style design with Tekke guls.

Circa 1920/30.

The rug has a soft madder red colour even looking slightly faded in places with three rows of seven large Tekke guls. The border is the Turkmen sunburst design.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use such as an entrance hall or living room.

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

The very slight fading and slightly irregular shape which some will find adds to the charm, is reflected in the price of this rug.

Stock Number: MS-036.
£650
| $906 USD | €758 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG, EXCELLENT FURNISHING RUG, ...

Item Ref
MS-045

Size: 5ft 7in x 4ft 4in (170 x 131cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of useful square size, with very fine weave, good colour.

Circa 1900/20.

A Tekke Turkmen rug with 3 rows of 8 Tekke guls on a clear red ground, the border is the Turkmen sun burst design.

The rug has good wool and a soft floppy handle. The rug retains the original large elem end panels at both ends along with the original kilim end finish.

The rug is in good condition with slight wear and good pile, there are a few spots of heavier wear clearly shown in the close up images. This is reflected in the price of the rug.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-045.
£650
| $906 USD | €758 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARABAGH REGION ARMENIAN KAZAK RUG, ...

Item Ref
MS3-20

Size: 8ft 5in x 4ft 4in (257 x 132cm).

Antique South Caucasian Armenian Kazak rug with linked medallion with a floral rosette border.

Circa 1890.

A nice example of an Armenian Kazak rug. The medallions filled with floral rosettes and appear to be floating on the terracotta red field. The rug has a well drawn rosette border which is on a light indigo blue ground.

The rug is in fair condition with some wear, with some heavier wear as seen in the images and medium / low pile, the rug has excellent wool with clear dye colours. the wear is reflected in the price.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use. A great furnishing rug with the lived with look.

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

Stock Number: MS3-20.
£650
| $906 USD | €758 EUR

ANTIQUE AFGHAN ERSARI VILLAGE LONG RUG, WELL ...

Item Ref
MS8-03

Size: 7ft 1in x 3ft 9in (215 x 114cm).

Antique Afghan village long rug of traditional Ersari Turkmen design, the rug is a warm red colour.

Circa 1920.

The rug has four large turreted guls in a row which are framed by multiple borders. The design is in a clear indigo blue. The main border is a chevron bird head design.

The rug is in fair condition with some heavy wear and medium / low pile. The rug retains the original kilims at both ends.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use. A good furnishing rug, although it has wear there is plenty of life left in this rug and will give you the instant lived with look.

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

Stock Number: MS8-03.
£595
| $829 USD | €693 EUR

ANTIQUE MOGHAN KAZAK RUNNER, MEMLING GULS, VERY ...

Item Ref
MS2-25

Size: 8ft 2in x 3ft 3in (250 x 98cm)

Antique Caucasian Moghan Kazak runner with Memling guls within octagons.

Circa 1880.

A worn but still attractive Kazak rug with a single vertical row of 'Memlinc guls', there are some very attractive small animals in the field along with other tribal design elements.

Superb colour and typical Kazak weave.

Poor condition with almost every fault you can think of, heavy wear in places with medium / low pile, losses to sides and ends, reduced in length at the top end.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use, although worn this runner still has some life left in it, ideal for that lived with look where pristine condition is not important.

Stock Number: MS2-25.
£595
| $829 USD | €693 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH PRAYER RUG WITH LARGE LATTICE ...

Item Ref
W-001

Size: 4ft 9in x 2ft 10in (146 x 87cm).

Antique Baluch prayer rug with large scale lattice design.

Circa 1900.

A interesting design on a Baluch prayer rug from Western Afghanistan, the lattice is a repeat bird head design with hooked guls.

The rug is in fair condition with some losses to the ends, there are also a few old repairs. There is some corrosion to the browns as one would expect. The rug has even wear and good pile of glossy wool. The rug will still stand up to floor use. 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 normal domestic use.

Stock Number: W-001.
£595
| $829 USD | €693 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH LATTICE DESIGN, STAR ...

Item Ref
MS-092

Size: 5ft 9in x 2ft 11in (174 x 88cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design in alternate diagonal rows of colour, each diamond contains a traditional Baluch design. The border is of a star design.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug has very good wool and is fine with a soft floppy handle.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-092.
£595
| $829 USD | €693 EUR

ANTIQUE YOUMT TURKMEN 16 GUL CHUVAL, GOOD ...

Item Ref
MS-044

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 5in (118 x 73cm).

Antique Yomut Turkmen chuval, with good elem design.

Circa 1880.

The chuval has 16 guls on a rich brown ground, a feature of the chuval is the elem drawn with five stylised trees topped with a double rams horn device.

The chuval has slight even wear with good pile, there is a small old repairs to the top right hand corner (see image).

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MS-044.
£595
| $829 USD | €693 EUR

OLD AFGHAN RUG WITH REPEAT DESIGN, CURL ...

Item Ref
MS-018

Size: 5ft 11in x 3ft 0in (180 x 91cm).

Old Afghan village rug with lattice design and a Turkmen influenced curl leaf border.

Circa 1920.

The rug has a fine repeat lattice design in soft reds and dark blues with highlights in ivory and yellow. A rug with real rustic charm, soft wool with a floppy handle. Original end finishes at both ends.

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: MS-018.
£550
| $766 USD | €641 EUR

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE LONG RUG WITH TURKMEN ...

Item Ref
MS7-15

Size: 7ft 5in x 3ft 8in (225 x 111cm).

Old Afghan village rug with a single row of seven large Turkmen turreted guls.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of a typical design from a Northern Afghan village, the colour is bright and clear with excellent wool.

The rug is in good condition with slight even wear and good pile, the ends retain the original kilim end finishes which are a little ragged, these could easily be improved if required at a small additional cost.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS7-17.
£550
| $766 USD | €641 EUR

OLD YOMUT TURKMEN LONG RUG WITH BANDED ...

Item Ref
MS11-22

Size: 8ft 2in x 3ft 11in (250 x 120cm).

Old Yomut Turkmen long rug of banded design.

Circa 1920.

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

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile with a few lower spots. There is a few very small spots of colour run, this 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: MS11-22.
£550
| $766 USD | €641 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH REPEAT LEAF DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS7-04

Size: 5ft 11in x 3ft 2in (181 x 96cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with repeat leaf design often found on Baluch prayer rugs.

Circa 1890.

A good old Baluch with subtle earthy colours.

The rug is in fair condition with some heavy wear and low pile in places, the rug is complete with goats hair side bindings.... these show some wear, and complete long stripped kilim ends.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. Suitable for light domestic use. The price reflects the wear.

Stock Number: MS7-04.
£495
| $690 USD | €577 EUR

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
| $690 USD | €577 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN ARMENIAN ERIVAN RUG, TWO MEDALLION ...

Item Ref
MS2-19

Size: 5ft 4in x 3ft 5in (163 x 103cm).

Antique Armenian Erivan rug with two design on a indigo blue ground.

Circa 1900.

A good small Erivan rug with a medallion design on a indigo field. The medallion have a lobbed or snowflake shape, the field is filled with traditional design elements.

The rug is in fair condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug has very fine soft wool and a floppy handle. There are some damages to the sides and ends, this is reflected in the price. There are a few worn creases at the ends.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: MS2-19.
£495
| $690 USD | €577 EUR

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH SHIRAZ TRIBAL RUG OF SMALL ...

Item Ref
AOR-045

Size: 4ft 3in x 2ft 10in (130 x 87cm).

Antique South West Persian tribal rug, Shiraz region, probably by settled weavers from the Khamseh tribe.

Circa 1910

A good small rug with triple linked medallion design, the field is filled with flowers, shrubs, chickens and other tribal designs. The indigo blue in the medallions really shines, the ivory ground main border frames the rug well.

Good condition with even wear and medium pile, a few spots of slightly heavier wear.

Hand washed and ready for use.

An good furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: AOR-045.
£495
| $690 USD | €577 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG OF SMALL SQUARE ...

Item Ref
MS-310

Size: 4ft 5in x 3ft 6in (135 x 106cm).

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

Circa 1900.

A small Tekke Turkmen rug with 3 rows of 7 Tekke guls on a terracotta red ground, the border is the Turkmen sun burst design.

The rug has good wool and a soft floppy handle. The rug retains the original large elem end panels at both ends.

The rug is in good condition with some 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: MS-310.
£495
| $690 USD | €577 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN TRIPLE MEDALLION KAZAK, DATED 1310 ...

Item Ref
MS10-27

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 1in (210 x 124cm).

Antique Caucasian triple medallion Kazak rug dated 1310 / 1892 with an inscription.

Dated 1892.

The rug has three medallions on a terracotta field, the rug is framed by a soft gold border. The lower medallion contains the date and inscription. Note the small birds, there is also a human figure, animal and a water ewer on the left hand side.

The rug is in fair condition with some heavy wear and low pile, there are also some losses to the sides and ends. This is reflected in the price.

The rug is suitable for normal light use.

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

Stock Number: MS10-27.
£495
| $690 USD | €577 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH TREE OF LIFE PRAYER RUG, ...

Item Ref
MS10-17

Size: 5ft 0in x 3ft 3in (152x 100cm).

Antique Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life.

Circa 1900.

The rug is beautifully drawn with a tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. Note the small yellow highlights.
The rug retains the original kilim end finishes at both ends, these have been left as found and are a little ragged.

The rug is in fair condition with patchy wear, heavier in spots, and good pile in places but lower where there is heavy wear.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug has a soft floppy handle.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS10-17.
£495
| $690 USD | €577 EUR

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, BRIGHT RED COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
MS-007

Size: 4ft 9in x 3ft 1in (146 x 95cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design, the rug has a single row of 3 large Afghan guls.

Circa 1920.

The rug is a bright red colour with dark indigo blue / black. The rug retains the original short kilim end finishes at both ends with a long fringe.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use such as a entrance hall or living room.

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

Stock Number: MS-007.
£450
| $627 USD | €524 EUR

OLD YOMUT TURKMEN RUG OF ENSI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS2-07

Size: 5ft 11in x 3ft 7in (180 x 108cm).

Old Yomut Turkmen Ensi design rug with double elem design.

Circa 1930.

The design is based on a Yomut Turkmen ensi (Yurt door hanging). This example has a superb red colour and two beautifully drawn elem (base) panels. The upper elem is of the eagle design and the lower panel is Turkmen trees.

Good condition with very slight even wear and good pile, the rug has fine weave and soft wool.

Hand washed and ready for use, a good furnishing rug, the rug is very slightly mis-shaped, this is reflected in the price.

Stock Number: MS2-07.
£450
| $627 USD | €524 EUR

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, RAMS HORN ...

Item Ref
MS7-07

Size: 3ft 9in x 1ft 1in (115 x 95cm).

Old Afghan village prayer rug with rams horn design to the Mihrab.

Circa 1920.

Traditional Afghan prayer rug design with the rams horn mihrab and the field filled with eleven Turkmen guls.

The rug is in good condition with some even wear and medium pile, there are a few spots of heavier wear and a small old repair. The price reflects the condition.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS7-07.
£395
| $550 USD | €460 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH CAUCASIAN OR KURDISH VILLAGE RUNNER, ...

Item Ref
AOR-055

Size: 10ft 6in x 3ft 4in (321 x 102cm).

Antique South Caucasian or Kurdish village runner with shrub design.

Circa 1880.

An good old runner with interesting shrub design on a yellow / gold ground. The runner is beautifully drawn with an outstanding border that frames the runner and contrasts well with the yellow. A runner with that 'country house' well used lived with look.

Poor condition with heavy wear as can be seen in the images and low pile, there are areas of old re-piling. The runner could still be used in a light traffic area with a good underlay. This is also a suitable candidate as a restoration project. The price reflects the condition.

Stock Number: AOR-055.
£395
| $550 USD | €460 EUR

ANTIQUE AFGHAN KIZIL AYAK MOSQUE PRAYER RUG, ...

Item Ref
MS-072

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 3in (165 x 100cm).

Old Afghan prayer rug of traditional village mosque design by the Kizil Ayak Turkmen.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is of typical mosque design showing a mosque at the top and the field depicting the inside of a mosque. This group of prayer rugs depict a mosque with 13 minarets, 11 at the top and one at each side of the lower end.

The rug is in poor condition with signs of a hard life, there is some old moth damage and a few damaged areas that have old patches glued to the reverse to strengthen. Never the less this is a genuine old rug of a sought after design.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use and is suitable for wall hanging.

Stock Number: MS-072.
£395
| $550 USD | €460 EUR

OLD AFGHAN BALUCH RUG WITH REPEAT LATTICE ...

Item Ref
MS-050

Size: 6ft 3in x 3ft 1in (190 x 95cm).

Old Afghan Baluch rug with lattice design and a traditional Baluch border.

Circa 1950.

The rug has a repeat lattice design in deep reds and blues with highlights in ivory.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. This is a very durable and tough rug that will stand up to heavy daily use.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-050.
£395
| $550 USD | €460 EUR

OLD TRADITIONAL AFGHAN KIZIL AYAK MOSQUE PRAYER ...

Item Ref
MS-102

Size: 3ft 4in x 2ft 9in (102 x 85cm).

Old Afghan prayer rug of traditional village mosque design, probably Kizil Ayak Turkmen.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of typical mosque design showing a mosque at the top and the field depicting the inside of a mosque.

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

The rug retains the original end finishes at the top.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use and is suitable for wall hanging.

Stock Number: MS-102.
£395
| $550 USD | €460 EUR

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
| $488 USD | €408 EUR

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
| $488 USD | €408 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH PRAYER RUG, CAMEL GROUND WITH ...

Item Ref
MS2-33

Size: 4ft 3in x 2ft 10in (130 x 86cm).

Antique Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life.

Circa 1900.

The rug is very well drawn with a tree of life and has excellent soft colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. Note the small square hand placements either side of the mihrab. The rug retains long kilims at both ends.

The rug is in fair condition with some wear and medium pile. The rug has been reduced in length by a cut across the width as can be clearly seen in the images, there are also some old repairs. There is some corrosion to the browns as one would expect. The rug will still stand up to floor use.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS2-33.
£350
| $488 USD | €408 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG OF SMALL SIZE, ...

Item Ref
MS10-31

Size: 4ft 9in x 3ft 5in (144 x 105cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen rug of small size, with traditional design.

Circa 1900.

A small Tekke Turkmen rug with 2 rows of 8 Tekke guls on a clear red ground, the border is the Turkmen sun burst design.

The rug has good wool and a soft floppy handle. The rug retains the original large elem end panels at both ends and the ivory kilim and tassels.

The rug is in fair condition with some wear and good pile. There is a few spots of damage to the lower end and kilim, and the side bindings are worn in places. This 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: MS10-31.
£295
| $411 USD | €344 EUR

ANTIQUE SALAR KHANI BALUCH RUG WITH TURRETED ...

Item Ref
MS10-24

Size: 6ft 2in x 3ft 3in (187 x 100cm).

Antique Salar Khani Baluch rug with turreted gul design.

Circa 1900.

A very nice small Baluch rug, with a design of two rows of five large turreted guls similar in design to those found in Saryk Turkmen weaving. The minor guls are similar to chuval guls also found in Turkmen weaving. The wide border is a classic Baluch design. The use of strong yellow is a feature of this rug.

The rug has even wear with medium pile, very soft wool, goats hair side bindings. The rug has some damage to the sides and lower corners as can be seen in the images, this is reflected in the price.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. Suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS10-24.
£295
| $411 USD | €344 EUR

ANRTIQUE AFGHAN KIZYL AYAK MOSQUE PRAYER RUG ...

Item Ref
MS10-28

Size: 5ft 9in x 3ft 9in (176 x 115cm).

Antique Afghan prayer rug of traditional village mosque design by the Kizil Ayak Turkmen.

Dated 1915.

The rug is of typical mosque design showing a mosque at the top and the field depicting the inside of a mosque. This group of prayer rugs depict a mosque with 13 minarets, 11 at the top and one at each side of the lower end. This rug is dated three times at the top, the date is 1333 which is 1915.

The rug is in poor condition with signs of a hard life, there is some old moth damage and some losses to the side bindings and ends. Never the less this is a genuine old rug of a sought after design.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use and is suitable for wall hanging.

Stock Number: MS10-28.
£295
| $411 USD | €344 EUR

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
| $348 USD | €291 EUR

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, MIXED TECHNIQUE, ...

Item Ref
MS3-17

Size: 4ft 3in x 2ft 9in (129 x 83cm).

Afghan village prayer rug of unusual design in mixed technique.

Circa 1930.

The prayer rug is woven on a camel coloured ground with the design in pile, this gives a textured relief to the rug. The design is unusual in its very simple form with what appears to be 4 people standing in the field.

The rug is in fair condition with very slight wear, unfortunately there is some colour transfer from the red in the border to the field around it, the price reflects this fault.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS3-17.
£225
| $314 USD | €262 EUR

ANTIQUE TURKISH BERGAMA REGION DOUBLE NICHE PRAYER ...

Item Ref
AOR-053

Size: 4ft 1in x 3ft 1in (125 x 95cm).

Antique Western Anatolian Bergama region village prayer rug, of double niche design.

Circa 1900.

A classic design from this region but alas the rug has been very well used and is now fragmented. The rug has heavy wear and holes through the foundation, there are also areas of re-piling. The rug retains parts of the original stripped kilim ends.

The rug could be mounted on linen for display or even taken on as a restoration project, the price reflects the fragmented condition.

Stock Number: AOR-053.
£195
| $272 USD | €227 EUR

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE PRAYER RUG WITH TURKMEN ...

Item Ref
MS7-05

Size: 3ft 9in x 2ft 5in (114 x 74cm).

Old Afghan Turkmen village prayer rug with Turkmen inspired design.

Circa 1920.

The rug has two rows Turkmen guls with a rams horn mihrab above them.

The rug is a typical Afghan red colour with an ivory ground border.

The rug is in fair condition with some wear and medium pile. The rug retains the original kilims at both ends. The price reflects the condition.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS7-05.
£195
| $272 USD | €227 EUR

ANTIQUE ERSARI TURKMEN MAIN CARPET, ALMOST SQUARE ...

Item Ref
MS10-48

Size: 9ft 6in x 8ft 8in (290 x 263cm).

Antique Ersari Turkmen main carpet from Southern Turkmenistan or Northern Afghanistan.

Circa 1880 or earlier.

This fine carpet has 3 rows of 6 large goli guls with large minor guls and other filler elements in the field. The main guls are of a superb large size and very round in shape.

The carpet is of a tradition Ersari orang/red colour with the design in indigo blue.

The carpet is of a useful square size, note the original long kilims at both ends.

The carpet is in fair condition with even wear, heavier in places and medium/low pile with a few finger tip size holes. There is also some damage to the sides as can be seen in the close up images. The carpet would be best suited if fitted on a good underlay. The condition is reflected in the price.

The carpet is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS10-48.
SOLD

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG BY THE MAHDAD KHANI ...

Item Ref
MS-067

Size: 6ft 3in x 3ft 2in (190 x 96cm).

Antique Baluch rug, by the Mahdad Khani tribe.

Circa 1900.

A good Baluch rug with one of the less common designs, a single row of 6 large Tekke Turkmen guls. The border is also a Turkmen inspired sunburst border.

The rug is in fair condition with some uneven wear, medium pile, very soft wool.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug would be suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: MS-067.
SOLD

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DAGHESTAN RUG WITH TULIP LATICE ...

Item Ref
MS10-21

Size: 5ft 8in x 3ft 11in (172 x 120cm).

Antique Caucasian Daghestan rug with tulip latice on a dark indigo blue ground.

Circa 1900/10.

A good example of type with very nicely coloured tulips within a light blue lattice design on a dark indigo ground. The main border is a floral rosette design, the inner and outer guards are of the classic chevron design. Hidden in the design is also a small orange human figure.

The rug has even wear and medium pile. There are some losses to the ends and to the bottom right hand corner side, this is reflected in the price.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MS10-21.
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFGHAN BALUCH RUG, FINE LATTICE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS7-11

Size: 6ft 7in x 3ft 11in (200 x 119cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug with fine lattice design.

Circa 1900.

An interesting rug with Timuri type weave, the rug has a fine all over diagonal lattice design in a rich colour palette of madder shades. The olive browns are corroded throughout the rug as can be seen in the images. Note the very long kilim end finishes.

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: MS7-11.
SOLD

ANTIQUE BALUCH SADDLE BAG FACE, 'STAR IN ...

Item Ref
AOR-020

Size: 2ft 2in x 1ft 11in (66 x 59cm).

Antique Baluch saddle bag face with 'star in octagon' design of scarce small size.

Circa 1880.

The saddle bag is of well known 'star and octagon' design. The field is filled with stars and many tribal design elements. The bag face has superb soft glossy wool and a very floppy handle. The bag face retains the original end finishes with very fine detailed weft work decoration. The bag face has superb colour especially the light indigo blues.

The saddle bag face is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile. There is some slight corrosion to the browns.

The bag face has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: AOR-020
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG WITH MUSHWANI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS3-11

Size: 6ft 4in x 3ft 8in (192 x 113cm).

Antique Afghan Baluch rug of traditional ‘mushwani’ design, the rug is of a soft colour palette with warm copper coloured back ground.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has the traditional Mushwani design is indigo blue, the design is a series of multiple latch hooks or bird heads.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and good pile. There are one or two very small spots of heavier wear. The white dots in the field are warp knot heads.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS3-11.
SOLD

ANTIQUE ARMENIAN ERIVAN RUG WITH YELLOW GROUND ...

Item Ref
MS10-22

Size: 4ft 6in x 3ft 0in (138 x 91cm).

Antique Armenian Erivan rug with floral lattice design on a scarce yellow ground.

Circa 1900.

A good small Erivan rug with a floral lattice design on a soft yellow field. The flowers in the lattice are beautifully drawn.

The rug is in fair condition with some heavy wear and medium / low pile. There are some damages to the sides and spots of foundation showing, this is reflected in the price.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: MS10-22.
SOLD

HAND KNOTTED AFGHAN ZIEGLER DESIGN CARPET, VERY ...

Item Ref
AOR-011

Size: 8ft 0in x 6ft 6in. (245 x 198cm)

Hand knotted Afghan 'Ziegler' design carpet

Pleasing floral design on an attractive ivory/gold coloured back ground with the design in a very soft burgundy / red. The main border has a hint of olive.

Almost no wear at all, full pile. About 10 years old.

Excellent condition, hand washed and ready for use. The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use. The background ivory colour has slightly faded in places so in areas it looks more antique gold and in places ivory, we only noticed this when we washed the carpet, and hence the low sale price.

Stock Number: AOR-011.
SOLD

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH BAHARLU TRIBAL RUG, SINGLE MEDALLION, ...

Item Ref
AOR-050

Size: 6ft 10in x 5ft 5in (207 x 166cm).

Antique Khamseh Baharlu tribal rug of classic single medallion design.

Circa 1900/20.

These are one of the less common Khamseh rugs and usually have a single round medallion as per this example. The field design is a variation of the heratti design. The large leaf and palmette design border is of particular note. The overall colour palette is soft and earthy.

The rug is of a very useful almost square size.

The rug is in fair condition with medium wear heavier in places with medium / low pile. The price reflects the wear in the rug.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: AOR-050.
SOLD

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.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN SOUMAK RUG, FINE DESIGN, PERFECT ...

Item Ref
MS-022

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 2in (196 x 125cm).

Old Afghan soumak kilim of an all over lattice design in a soft colour palette.

About 10 years old.

The soumak is recent production made in Afghanistan, the weave is fine with excellent soft colours. The design is of a repeat star lattice style with multiple borders.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-022.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG WITH FLORAL LATTICE ...

Item Ref
MS3-02

Size: 6ft 7in x 3ft 5in (200 x 104cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional floral lattice design.

Circa 1920/30.

The rug is an excellent rich red colour with dark indigo, the lattice design is a variant of the mina khani (many flowers) design, the border is typical of Western Afghanistan.

The rug is in good condition with slight even wear and good pile, there are one or two spots of heavier wear, this is reflected in the price.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use such as a entrance hall or doorway.

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

Stock Number: MS3-02.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TURKISH GHIORDES PRAYER RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
AOR-054

Size: 5ft 11in x 4ft 0in (180 x 123cm).

Antique Turkish Ghiordes prayer rug of classic design with very soft colour.

2nd half 19th century.

The rug is beautifully drawn with superb pastel colours through out. The border design is very attractive and traditional for Ghiordes rugs.

The rug is in fair condition with heavy wear and even low pile, there are also a number of small worn creases. The rug is complete with no holes and is in original condition.

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

Stock Number: AOR-054.
SOLD

ANTIQUE ERSARI TURKMEN RUG OF SCARCE SMALL ...

Item Ref
MS2-26

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 11in (117 x 89cm).

Antique Ersari Turkmen rug of excellent design and colour, the rug is of a very scarce small square size; the rug is of a soft brown field colour with clear reds.

Circa 1900.

The rug has two large Ersari guls to the field and a classic Ersari Turkmen border. Note the small highlight details in yellow.

The rug has very good soft wool and excellent colour.

The rug is in fair condition with wear and medium / low pile, there are some old repairs and re-piled areas. The sides and ends are a little ragged and have some losses. 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.

Stock Number: MS2-26.
SOLD

ANTIQUE SALAR KHANI BALUCH RUG, REPEAT HERATI ...

Item Ref
MS10-39

Size: 5ft 3in x 2ft 9in (160 x 83cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with traditional repeat herati design often found in Salar Khani weavings.

Circa 1900.

A very nice small Baluch rug, with a well drawn variation of the herati design in clear colours.

The rug has good wool quality, with madder red on a dark indigo blue ground, note the highlights in yellow and ivory.

Very slight even wear with almost full pile, very soft wool, goats hair side bindings. The rug has suffered with some old moth damage, there is a very small finger tip size hole, slight damage to the lower end fringe a some wear to the side bindings. These could all easily be repaired and we would be happy to quote for this. The existing faults are reflected in the price.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. Suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS10-39.
SOLD

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN RUG OF SMALL SIZE, ...

Item Ref
MS-703

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 10in (118 x 87cm).

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

Circa 1900.

A small Tekke Turkmen rug with 2 rows of 7 Tekke guls on a clear red ground, the border is the Turkmen sun burst design.

The rug has excellent wool and a soft floppy handle. The rug retains the original ivory kilim end finish at the lower end.

The rug is in good condition with some 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: MS-703.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN KIZIL AYAK MOSQUE PRAYER RUG, ...

Item Ref
MS-070

Size: 4ft 8in x 2ft 9in (143 x 85cm).

Old Afghan prayer rug of unusual mosque design, probably Kizil Ayak Turkmen.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of unusual mosque design showing a mosques with 10 tall slender minarets.

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

The rug is of fine weave with a floppy handle, both ends retain the original end finishes with weft work decoration.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use and is suitable for wall hanging.

Stock Number: MS-070.
SOLD

OLD TEKKE TURKMEN RUG OF VERY SMALL ...

Item Ref
MS-063

Size: 3ft 5in x 2ft 10in (105 x 87cm).

Old Tekke Turkmen rug of traditional design and pleasing colour, medium weave and very small size; the rug is of a soft brown red colour.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has a traditional Tekke gul design with 2 rows of 4 guls.

The rug is of a very medium weave with a firm handle, the rug retains the original end finishes at both ends.

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: MS-063.
SOLD

ANTIQUE SOUTH CAUCASIAN KURDISH RUNNER OF UNUSUAL ...

Item Ref
AOR-048

Size: 11ft 6in x 3ft 7in (350 x 110cm).

Antique South Caucasian Kurdish runner of unusual design.

Circa 1890.

This is an interesting runner, the field design is repeated panels of designs that are usually found in the border designs of Caucasian rugs. The runner has a very light and soft colour palette.

The runner has seen good use in its life and now has that well used lived with look, low pile with wear in places, some slight losses to the ends and sides.

The runner is a good value for money rug with that country house look.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: AOR-048.
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFSHAR TRIBAL RUG, SCARCE DESIGN, AS ...

Item Ref
MS10-18

Size: 4ft 4in x 4ft 0in (133 x 122cm).

Antique South Persian Afshar tribal rug with single medallion design.

Late 19th century.

A superb Afshar rug with wonderful colour and drawing of simple single medallion design. This very small almost square rug has outstanding colour and dye quality.

As found condition with wear that is heavy in places, the outer parts are mostly good pile with the heavier wear towards the middle.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MS10-18.
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, TURRETED GUL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS10-29

Size: 6ft 10in x 3ft 8in (208 x 112cm).

Old Afghan village rug with traditional turreted gul design.

Circa 1920.

The rug is in a soft warm brown colour with two rows of seven turreted guls.

The rug is in fair condition, it has even wear but is still sound and has a great lived with look. There is some old moth damaged spots and the ends show some signs of wear. This 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: MS10-29.
SOLD

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.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN TURKMEN RUG WITH TEKKE DESIGN ...

Item Ref
MS-078

Size: 4ft 11in x 3ft 11in (150 x 120cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional Tekke Turkmen design with a scarce ivory ground.

Circa 1920.

So called white Turkmen rugs are very scarce, although this is a later weaving it is still unusual to find. This version has three rows of 7 Tekke guls.

The rug is in fair condition with some wear and medium pile. There are a few old repairs and damage, the face of the rug is sun faded and the side bindings are partially missing.... this is all reflected in the price; we would be happy to quote for repair.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS-078.
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFGHAN BAHLULI BALUCH RUG, GOOD COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
MS7-17

Size: 5ft 5in x 2ft 10in (166 x 87cm).

Antique Afghan Bahluli Baluch rug with a repeat design.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a strong colour palette giving it a bold appearance, the design of birds head lozenges is found in some Turkmen rugs as well, but the scroll border design is typical of this Baluch group. The side bindings are in goats hair.

The rug is in good condition with some even wear and medium pile. The rug retains the original kilim ends which are ragged in places, there is some wear to the side bindings in places, (the price reflects this).

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS7-17.
SOLD

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
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFGHAN TURKMEN RUG WITH CHUVAL GULS, ...

Item Ref
MS3-06

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 3in (170 x 100cm).

Antique Afghan Turkmen rug with very interesting design.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a single row of 6 large Turkmen chuval guls. The rug has multiple borders that are well drawn.

The rug is in fair condition with even wear and medium pile, the ends retain the original kilim end finishes although these are a little worn and ragged.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS3-06.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, HARD WEARING RICH ...

Item Ref
MS3-08

Size: 5ft 1in x 3ft 7in (156 x 109cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design, the rug has 3 rows of small Afghan guls.

Circa 1920.

The rug is an excellent rich red colour with dark indigo blue.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The rug does have one or two spots of heavy wear as can be seen in the close up images.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use such as a entrance hall or living room.

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

Stock Number: MS3-08.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN BALUCH PRAYER RUG WITH TREE ...

Item Ref
MS7-06


Size: 4ft 7in x 2ft 1in (140x 90cm).

Old Afghan Baluch camel ground prayer rug with tree of life design.

Circa 1920.

The rug is drawn with a simple stylised tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. The rug has multiple curl leaf design borders.

The rug is in good condition with slight wear and almost full pile. The rug retains the long ivory wool fringes at the lower end. There is some slight wear to the side bindings, this is reflected in the price.

The rug has been hand washed and ready for use or display. The rug has a soft floppy handle.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: MS7-06.
SOLD

ANTIQUE FERDOWS BALUCH RUG OF SCARCE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS11-05

Size: 6ft 7in x 3ft 10in (200 x 116cm).

Antique Baluch rug of scarce design from the Ferdows region.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a design of five linked diamond shaped medallions, each medallion contains a Turkmen related gul design. The unusual inner border is unique to the Ferdows Baluch, the main border is of the classic boat design.

The rug is in poor condition with some heavy wear and low pile in places, there is some damage and losses to the sides and ends along with one finger tip size hole. 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: MS11-04.
SOLD