OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG WITH TURKMEN STYLE ...

Item Ref
R-1512

Size: 7ft 10in x 4ft 6in (240 x 136cm).

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

Circa 1920.

The rug has a warm madder red colour with lighter highlights in the guls. Both ends have the original decorated kilim end finishes.

The rug is in excellent condition with 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.

Stock Number: R-1512.
£1,500

ANTIQUE NOTH AFGHAN SULYMAN VILLAGE RUG, EXCELLENT ...

Item Ref
MS-011

Size: 7ft 3in x 3ft 9in (221 x 114cm).

Antique Northern Afghan Sulyman village rug with two row of seven large guls.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is of a typical design from a Northern Afghan Sulyman village, the colour is outstanding with excellent wool. The background is in a warm madder red with some variation in the dye lots, the guls are very well drawn and contain a very pleasing soft burnt orange colour.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The wool is excellent and very soft as you would expect in a quality Afghan rug.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-011.
£1,495

OLD AFGHAN ERSARI RUG, FADED GOLD COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
R-1897

Size: 7ft 7in x 5ft 7in (232 x 170cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional Ersari Turkmen design, the rug has faded to a very pleasing soft gold colour, these are often known as golden Afghans. This rug is an excellent furnishing rug with the colour giving a very warm feel to a room.

Circa 1920/30.

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-1897.
£1,250

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE LONG RUG WITH LARGE ...

Item Ref
MS7-09

Size: 7ft 5in x 3ft 10in (227 x 117cm).

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

Circa 1920.

The rug has four large guls in a row which are framed by multiple borders. The design is in a clear indigo blue.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use. A superb furnishing rug.

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

Stock Number: MS7-09.
£1,250

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, NORTHERN AFGHANISTAN, VERY ...

Item Ref
MS-135

Size: 5ft 10in x 3ft 10in (178 x 117cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design with three large guls, the rug is of a pleasing red colour with dark indigo blue, the overall palette is very soft and warm. 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. The rug has a very soft floppy handle

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-135.
£1,250

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG OF TRADITIONAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1076

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 5in (205 x 134cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design, the rug has 3 rows of 7 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-1076.
£1,100

ANTIQUE ERSARI TURKMEN RUG OF SMALL SIZE, ...

Item Ref
R-1530

Size: 4ft 2in x 3ft 4in (127 x 102cm).

Antique Ersari Turkmen rug of excellent design with earth colours, the rug is of a very scarce small square size.

Circa 1900.

The rug has two rows of five traditional Ersari guls to the field and a classic narrow North Afghan border.

The rug is in fair condition with some wear and medium pile.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1530.
£995

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG OF TRADITIONAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-684

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 ...

Item Ref
R-1339

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 VILLAGE RUG WITH TURKMEN CHUVAL ...

Item Ref
MS-021

Size: 7ft 8in x 5ft 0in (233 x 153cm).

Old Afghan village rug with two rows of nine large Turkmen chuval guls.

Circa 1920.

The rug is in a deep plum red colour that is slightly lighter at the top end. The rug has excellent soft wool and retains the original kilim end finishes at both ends. The rug is slightly misshapen as can be seen in the images, this is typical of village weavings.

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-021.
£950

OLD AFGHAN RUG, ENSI HATCHLI DESIGN, UNUSUAL ...

Item Ref
R-213

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

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

Item Ref
MS3-14

Size: 6ft 9in x 5ft 5in (207 x 165cm).

Antique Afghan village rug of traditional Tekke Turkmen design with 3 rows of 12 large Tekke guls.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has a deep madder red colour with ivory and orange in the guls. Both ends have the original kilim end finishes, note the row of stars at each end before the kilim..

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

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: MS3-14.
£950

OLD AFGHAN RUG WITH ERSARI TURKMEN ENSI ...

Item Ref
MS-041

Size: 6ft 5in x 3ft 8in (196 x 112cm).

Old Afghan rug with Ersari Turkmen ensi inspired design.

Circa 1920/30.

This is a superbly made afghan rug, very firm dense weave with outstanding colour. The design is that of a Ersari Turkmen Ensi (door hanging), these were hung at the entrance to the yurt.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and full pile. There are one or two very minor spots of wear that are finger tip size.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: MS-041.
£950

ANTIQUE AFGHAN ERSARI TURKMEN RUG, LARGE GULS, ...

Item Ref
MS5-01

Size: 6ft 7in x 3ft 11in (200 x 120cm).

Antique Afghan village rug of traditional Ersari Turkmen design.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has 2 rows of 4 very large Ersari Turkmen guls, the rug has a warm madder red ground with some very good indigo blues in the guls. Both ends retain the original checkerboard end finishes.

The rug is in excellent condition with some very slight wear and full pile. The wool on this rug is superb, very soft.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS5-01.
£850

HAND KNOTTED AFGHAN KAHN MOHAMMADI RUG, EXCELLENT ...

Item Ref
R-1932

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 11in (195 x 150cm).

Old Afghan Khan Mohammadi village rug of traditional design.

About 10 years old.

The rug is an excellent rich red colour with dark indigo blue. Khan Mohammadi rugs are the highest quality of traditional rugs currently being produced in Afghanistan.

The rug is in excellent condition with very 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-1932.
£850

OLD AFGHAN TURKMEN RUG, EXCELLENT CONDITION, GOOD ...

Item Ref
MS-035

Size: 5ft 2in x 3ft 10in (158 x 116cm).

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

Circa 1920/30.

The rug has a clear madder red colour with three rows of eight Tekke guls. The border is the Turkmen stars in octagon 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.

Stock Number: MS-035.
£850

ANTIQUE AFGHAN KIZIL AYAK TURKMEN MOSQUE PRAYER ...

Item Ref
MS9-22

Size: 5ft 4in x 3ft 7in (162 x 108cm).

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

Circa 1910..

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 excellent condition, with very slight even wear and good pile. The rug retains the original kilim at both ends, the lower end kilim has been folded under and stitched to the back. There are old brass hanging rings attached to the back at the top end, the rug has probably been wall hung which accounts for its excellent condition.

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

Stock Number: MS9-22.
£795

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, TRADITIONAL DESIGN, RICH ...

Item Ref
R-1087

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, ...

Item Ref
R-1099

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, ...

Item Ref
R-1186

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 VILLAGE RUG WITH TURKMEN DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1869

Size: 5ft 6in x 3ft 7in (168 x 108cm).

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

Circa 1930.

Note the change in the design at the bottom end of the rug, the border is the Turkmen sunburst design.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1869.
£595

ANTIQUE AFGHAN VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, SUPERB CONDITION, ...

Item Ref
MS2-17

Size: 4ft 6in x 2ft 11in (137 x 89cm).

Old Afghan prayer rug with a Turkmen inspired design to the field.

Circa 1920.

A charming small village prayer rug with five Turkmen inspired guls to the field, the rug has complete kilims at both ends which are decorated in weft work.

The rug is woven with very soft wool.

A charming little prayer rug.

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: MS2-17.
£550

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, VERY HARD WEARING, ...

Item Ref
MS-139

Size: 5ft 6in x 3ft 7in (168 x 109cm).

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 medium red colour with dark indigo blue / black. The rug retains the original short kkilim end finishes at both ends.

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: MS-139.
£550

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG OF TRADITIONAL ERSARI ...

Item Ref
R-1930

Size: 4ft 9in x 3ft 5in (145 x 104cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design, the rug has a row of 4 large Afghan Ersari guls.

Circa 1930.

The rug is an excellent rusty 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-1930.
£495

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE PRAYER RUG, POSSIBLY KIZIL ...

Item Ref
MS4-08

Size: 4ft 2in x 2ft 11in (127 x 89cm).

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

Circa 1920.

The rug is of interesting mosque design showing both internal and external views of a mosque. This is a rug woven with very soft wool and a subtle colour palette.

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

The rug retains the original kilim end finishes and tassels.

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

Stock Number: MS4-08.
£450

ANTIQUE AFGHAN VILLAGE PRAYER RUG OF UNUSUAL ...

Item Ref
MS-038

Size: 4ft 3in x 2ft 8in (130 x 82cm).

Antique Afghan prayer rug of unusual compartment design with a rams horn mihrab.

Circa 1910/20.

The rug is woven with exceptionally soft camel coloured wool giving the rug a soft colour palette. The rug is divided in to four compartments with a rams horn mihrab above. The hand placements on either side contain simple stylised hands. The rug retains the original kilim end finish at both ends.

A charming little prayer rug.

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: MS-038
£450

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG WITH TRADITIONAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-866

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

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, SOFT BROWN COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
MS-064

Size: 6ft 9in x 3ft 10in (205 x 116cm).

Old Afghan village rug with traditional all over repeat design.

Circa 1920.

The rug is in a soft brown colour with lighter highlights and some light green in the border design.

The rug is in fair condition, it has even wear but is still sound and has a great lived with look. The pile is mainly low and the ends show some signs of use.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS-064.
£375

ANTIQUE AFGHAN VILLAGE MOSQUE PRAYER RUG, KIZIL ...

Item Ref
MSA-1

Size: 3ft 11in x 2ft 10in (120 x 87cm).

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

Circa 1900/20.

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

The rug is in fair condition with some wear and corrosion, medium to low pile.

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

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

Stock Number: MSA-1.
£350

OLD AFGHAN PURDAH ENSI RUG, CHAKESH VILLAGE, ...

Item Ref
AFMS220

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 ...

Item Ref
R-875

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.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN PURDAH ENSI RUG, CHAKESH VILLAGE, ...

Item Ref
R-1522

Size: 7ft 6in x 6ft 1in (228 x 186cm).

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

Circa 1920.

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 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: R-1522.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, ENSI DESIGN, EXCELLENT ...

Item Ref
R-1758

Size: 8ft 2in x 5ft 8in (250 x 172cm).

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

Circa 1950.

The rug is very well made with excellent wool and superb colour, the rug is of good size being larger 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 heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1758.
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, ERSARI WEAVERS, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
MS-043

Size: 7ft 7in x 6ft 6in (230 x 198cm).

Antique Afghan village rug of traditional Ersari design with eight large guls, the rug is of a pleasing soft red colour with dark indigo blue. The rug is of a very good square size, the wool has a wonderful lustre and is very soft.

Circa 1900.

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.

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

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

Stock Number: MS-043.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN RUG WITH ERSARI ENSI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
AFMS213

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
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG WITH ERSARI TURKMEN ...

Item Ref
MS-051

Size: 7ft 10in x 5ft 1in (240 x 154cm).

Old Afghan rug with Ersari Turkmen ensi (door hanging) inspired design.

Circa 1920.

This is a good Afghan village rug, with good weave and outstanding colour.

The good size of the rug make this a wonderful furnishing rug. The rich red ground colour has a very warm feel.

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: MS-051.
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, ERSARI TURKMEN ENSI ...

Item Ref
R-1296

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, ...

Item Ref
AFMS034

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
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, TRADITIONAL DESIGN WITH ...

Item Ref
R-748

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

SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, TRADITIONAL 3 GUL ...

Item Ref
R-750

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 ...

Item Ref
R-874

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
SOLD

OLD FADED AFGHAN RUG WITH ERSARI TURKMEN ...

Item Ref
R-1850

Size: 6ft 8in x 5ft 5in (204 x 166cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional Ersari Turkmen design, the rug has faded to a very pleasing soft gold colour, these are often known as golden Afghans. This rug is an excellent furnishing rug with the colour giving a very warm feel to a room.

Circa 1920/30.

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-1850.
SOLD

ANTIQUE AFGHAN RUG WITH TURKMEN INSPIRED DESIGN. ...

Item Ref
AFMS212

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
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN ERSARI RUG OF ENSI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
AFMS203

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 5in (206 x 135cm).

Old Afghan Ersari rug of the traditional ‘Ensi’ or door hanging design.

About 60 years old.

The design is of four compartments that some say represent the 4 windows to paradise.

The rug has a firm dense weave with excellent colour, the very glossy wool made the rug very difficult to photograph.

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 heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: AFMS203
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG OF UNUSUAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
AFMS204

Size: 7ft 5in x 5ft 0in (226 x 152cm).

Old Afghan village rug of very unusual design. The rug is very well made with superb soft wool and it has a soft floppy handle.

About 60 years old.

Both ends retain the original decorated kilims and fringes.

The main field colour is a very pleasing soft red.

A really good example of an Afghan village weaving.

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: AFMS204
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN RUG OF ERSARI TURKMEN ENSI ...

Item Ref
AFMS025

Size: 6ft 0in x 4ft 5in (183 x 135cm).

Old Afghan rug of traditional Ersari Turkmen Ensi design.

About 60 years old.

The rug has an excellent curl leaf border with eight pointed stars.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full pile. This is a thick heavy rug with excellent wool.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic floor use.


Stock Number: AFMS025
SOLD

OLD AFGHAN VILLAGE RUG, TRADITIONAL DESIGN, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
AFMS-016

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 10in (196 x 148cm).

Old Afghan village rug of traditional design with a row of three large guls to the center surrounded by multiple borders.

About 60 years old.

The rug has superb colour with two shades of red.

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

The rug is tightly woven and has excellent glossy wool.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: AFMS-016

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OLD AFGHAN RUG WITH PERSIAN QASHQAI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1188

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.
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