Old Afghan Purdah Ensi Rug, Chakesh Village, ...

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 11in (237 x 150cm).

An exceptional old Afghan Purdah from the village of Chakesh which is North of Aq Chah, on the plain of Afghan Turkestan.

Chakesh rugs are considered to be the finest quality from this region.

This superb example is very similar to the one published by R.D.Parsons in his book ‘The Carpets of Afghanistan’.

See colour plate 38. Note the design in the elem, which is unique, probably depicting Yurts.

This example is very well made with excellent wool; the abrashed red ground is a very pleasing colour.

The inner curl leaf border is also of interest. An excellent and collectable example of an Afghan Purdah (door hanging).

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 very heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: AFMS220
SOLD

Old Afghan Village Rug, Ersari Turkmen Ensi ...

Size: 7ft 1in x 4ft 9in (215 x 146cm).

Old Afghan village rug of Ersari Turkmen ensi design. The rug is of classic design with a star border.

Circa 1920.

The rug has excellent deep rich red colour to the central panels and a softer palette to the border and elem.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-875.
£1,995

Afghan Ziegler Design Rug, Light Colours, Ivory ...

Size: 7ft 10in x 6ft 3in. (240 x 190cm)

Hand knotted Afghan 'Ziegler' design rug.

Pleasing 19th century floral design on an attractive ivory/gold coloured back ground with the border design in soft terracotta red.

No wear at all, full pile. About 10 years old.

Excellent condition, hand washed and ready for use. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1185.
£1,750

Old Afghan Rug With Ersari Ensi Design, ...

Size: 8ft 4in x 6ft 0in (255 x 187cm).

Antique Afghan rug with Ersari Turkmen ensi inspired design.

Circa 1920.

This is a superbly made afghan rug, very firm dense weave with outstanding colour.

The large size of the rug and the scale of the drawing work perfectly to make this a wonderful furnishing rug.

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

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: AFMS213
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Afghan Ziegler Design Rug, Light Colours, Ivory ...

Size: 7ft 10in x 6ft 7in. (240 x 200cm)

Hand knotted Afghan 'Ziegler' design rug.

Pleasing 19th century floral design on an attractive ivory/gold coloured back ground with the border design also in a slightly lighter colour, the fine design is in burgundy red.

No wear at all, full pile. About 10 years old.

Excellent condition, hand washed and ready for use. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1196.
£1,650

Afghan Ziegler Design Rug, Burgundy Field With ...

Size: 7ft 10in x 6ft 6in. (239 x 197cm)

Hand knotted Afghan 'Ziegler' design rug.

Pleasing 19th century floral design on an attractive burgundy coloured back ground with the border design in ivory gold.

No wear at all, full pile. About 10 years old.

Excellent condition, hand washed and ready for use. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1382.
£1,650

Old Afghan Village Rug, Ersari Turkmen Ensi ...

Size: 7ft 3in x 4ft 7in (220 x 139cm).

Old Afghan village rug of Ersari Turkmen ensi design. The rug is of classic design with superb colour.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has excellent deep rich red colour to the central panels with blues and burnt orange to the border design.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile, the wool is excellent, very soft and glossy.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1296.
SOLD

Old Afghan Village Carpet, Classic Beshir Design, ...

Size: 9ft 0in x 6ft 9in (275 x 206cm).

Old Afghan village carpet of classic Beshir Turkmen design.

About 50 years old.

The carpet is very well made with thick heavy pile. The carpet had very detailed multiple borders.

The colour is an excellent red, with touches of green and orange.

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

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

The carpet is suitable for very heavy domestic floor use.


Stock Number:AFMS034
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Old Afghan Village Rug, Traditional Design With ...

Size: 6ft 7in x 5ft 6in (200 x 168cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design, the rug has two rows of 4 large Afghan guls, the main border is of the star design.

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 is suitable for heavy domestic use such as a dining room, entrance hall or living room.

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

Stock Number: R-748

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Old Afghan Village Rug, Traditional 3 Gul ...

Size: 7ft 5in x 5ft 9in (225 x 175cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design with large guls, the rug is of a pleasing red colour with dark indigo blue.

Circa 1920.

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

Stock Number: R-750
SOLD

Old Afghan Village Rug Of Ersari Turkmen ...

Size: 6ft 11in x 5ft 4in (210 x 163cm).

Old Afghan village rug of Ersari Turkmen ensi design. The rug is of classic design with a curl leaf inner border.

Circa 1920.

The rug has excellent deep rich red colour.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-874
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Antique Afghan Rug With Turkmen Inspired Design. ...

Size: 8ft 5in x 5ft 5in (258 x 165cm).

Antique Afghan rug with Turkmen inspired design.

Circa 1920.

This is a charming old rug of fine weave with soft glossy wool.

There are two rows of 5 large guls which have a very rustic feel to their drawing.

The rug is in good condition with even wear heavier in places and medium to low pile.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: AFMS212
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Old Afghan Rug With Persian Qashqai Design, ...

Size: 8ft 10in x 4ft 6in. (270 x 136cm)

Hand knotted Afghan rug in a Persian tribal Qashqai design.

About 20 years old.

The rug has a classic Qashqai tribal design with a central medallion surrounded with floral rosettes and animals.

The rug has good colour and is an excellent furnishing item.

Excellent condition, hand washed and ready for use. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1188.
£1,250

Old Afghan Village Rug Of Ensi Design, ...

Size: 7ft 7in x 4ft 2in (230 x 127cm).

Old Afghan village rug of ‘ensi’ door hanging design.

About 60 years old.

The rug is very well made with excellent wool and superb colour, the rug is of unusual size being longer and narrower than one would expect for this design.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: AFMS207
£1,250

Old Afghan Village Rug Of Traditional Design, ...

Size: 7ft 11in x 5ft 3in (242 x 160cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design with two rows of five large guls, the rug has a medium red colour with the designs being in dark blue/black.

About 60 years old.

A very good hard wearing furnishing rug.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-862
£1,100

Old Afghan Village Rug Of Traditional Design, ...

Size: 6ft 9in x 3ft 8in (206 x 113cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design with large guls, the rug is of a pleasing soft rose red colour with dark indigo blue.

Circa 1920.

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

Stock Number: R-684.
£995

Old Afghan Rug With Turkmen Design, Very ...

Size: 6ft 4in x 4ft 2in (192 x 126cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional Turkmen design, the rug has faded to a very pleasing soft red colour. This rug is an excellent furnishing rug with the colour giving a very warm feel to a room.

Circa 1920.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1339.
£950

Old Afghan Rug, Ensi Hatchli Design, Unusual ...

Size: 6ft 4in x 4ft 8in (195 x 143cm).

Old Afghan village rug woven in the style of a traditional Ensi or Hatchli door hanging, but very unusual due to the inclusion of small aircraft in the design, this could be a very scarce type of war rug woven during the Russian invasion during the 1980’s.

Circa 1980.

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

The rug is of quite fine weave and has very good 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-213
£950

Old Afghan Rug Of Turkmen Design, Fine ...

Size: 5ft 11in x 3ft 10in (180 x 117cm).

Old Afghan village rug of Turkmen design with a very simple gul design to the field.

About 60 years old.

The border is very well drawn with some yellow highlights.

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

The rug is in good condition with some wear and corrosion to the blacks. The pile is medium to low.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: AFMS206
£895

Old Afghan Village Rug, Traditional Design, Rich ...

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 some slight wear and good pile.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1087.
£750

Old Afghan Village Rug, Traditional Ersari Design, ...

Size: 6ft 9in x 3ft 5in (205 x 105cm).

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

Circa 1920.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1099.
£650

Old Afghan Village Rug With Traditional Design, ...

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 11in (170 x 120cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design, the rug has a single row of 3 large 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 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: R-1186.
£600

Old Afghan Ensi, Purdah Or Hatchli Rug, ...

Size: 5ft 8in x 3ft 9in (173 x 116cm).

Old Afghan Ensi style rug

About 40 years old

Ensi, Purdah or Hatchli design

Full pile, perfect for furnishing use

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: 2578
£595

Old Afghan Village Rug With Traditional Design, ...

Size: 4ft 3in x 2ft 9in (130 x 84cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design, the rug is of a useful small size.

Circa 1960.

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

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

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: R-866.
£395