ANTIQUE WESTERN AFGHAN BALUCH CARPET, SHRUB DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1259

Size: 12ft 2in x 6ft 7in (370 x 200cm).

A good antique main carpet by the Baluch of Western Afghanistan. The carpet is of the shrub design with a traditional Baluch border.

Circa 1870.

The carpet has the traditional dark indigo ground and burnt orange/red with ivory high lights. Note the long original kilim end finishes at both ends. Note also how the field design changes after about the first 30cm.

The carpet is in excellent condition with some slight wear and corrosion, the pile is medium.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

A very good and scarce example of 19th century Baluch weaving.

Stock Number: R-1259.
£7,500
| $9,986 USD | €8,498 EUR

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, WESTERN AFGHANISTAN, ...

Item Ref
TS-01

Size: 9ft 3in x 5ft 8in (283 x 172cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet, with superb colour and complete kilim ends.

Circa 1880.

A really outstanding Timuri main carpet, beautifully drawn with a superb classic Timuri 'boat' design main border. Note the very unusual side finishes.

Great colour through out with good blues, light green, soft reds and burnt orange, highlights in ivory.

Very good complete long kilim ends decorated with floated weft work.

Even wear with good pile, some corrosion, the rug is of very fine weave.

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

Stock Number: TS-01.
£5,500
| $7,323 USD | €6,232 EUR

ANTIQUE WESTERN AFGHAN TIMURI BALUCH RUG, DEEP ...

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R-1774

Size: 8ft 0in x 4ft 11in (245 x 151cm).

Antique Afghan Timuri Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan.

Circa 1880.

A good Timuri Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan, with very dark indigo blue field and dark almost aubergine madder red. The are a small number of highlights in ivory and yellow. The dark charcoal brown is corroded throughout the rug. The rug is possibly by the Yaqoub-Khani, based on design. Note the well drawn boteh within the field design. The ends are of particular note with decorative weft work kilim ends. The side finishes are also typical of the Timuri. This rug needs good light to be seen at its best.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1774.
£3,995
| $5,319 USD | €4,527 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH OUTSTANDING COLOUR, FULL ...

Item Ref
H-006

Size: 6ft 6in x 3ft 5in (197 x 104cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan. A Baluch rug with outstanding colour in pristine condition with a superb floral border.

Circa 1880.

A superb Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design in alternate rows of indigo blue and madder red. The large scale border is of classic Baluch 'flower' design.

The rug is in excellent condition with no wear and full pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original kilims at both ends, these have weft work decoration.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-006.
£2,750
| $3,662 USD | €3,116 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN BALUCH PRAYER RUG, 'SARAKHS' BALUCH, ...

Item Ref
R-1357

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 10in (117 x 86cm).

Antique Baluch camel ground prayer rug a design that is typical of the Sarakhs Baluch of Khorasan.

Late 19th century.

The rug is beautifully drawn with a tree of life and has excellent colour, the camel wool ground is very soft. The rug retains the original decorated end finishes at the top end.

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

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1357.
£2,750
| $3,662 USD | €3,116 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, KHORASSAN REGION, NORTH EAST ...

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H-140

Size: 6ft 5in x 3ft 3in (196 x 100cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with scarce repeat design to the field.

Late 19th century.

An outstanding Baluch rug from the Khorassan region of North East Persia. The rug has a camel ground with a linked medallion design most often seen on balisht (grain bags). Each of the medallions contains a small cockerel to the center, the cockerel is the harbinger of the day and the dispeller of the night. Note also the very nice small dogs or goats drawn in the main border at the top and lower end. The rug also has very good piled end finishes in a chevron design; the careful use of yellow at the ends was important to the weaver.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-140.
£2,500
| $3,329 USD | €2,833 EUR

ANTIQUE TIMURI BALUCH MAIN CARPET, CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

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H-086

Size: 8ft 6in x 5ft 5in (260 x 164cm).

Antique Timuri Baluch main carpet with classic Afghan Timuri design.

Circa 1900.

A good small size main carpet with pleasing colour, the border design is typical of Timuri weaving. The carpet retains the original kilims at both ends decorated with a band of weft work.

The colours include indigo blues and soft madder reds.

Slight even wear with medium pile, some heavy corrosion to the browns.

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

Stock Number: H-086
£2,250
| $2,996 USD | €2,549 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, LATTICE DESIGN, LARGE BOAT ...

Item Ref
R-1109

Size: 5ft 4in x 3ft 5in (162 x 103cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan / Eastern Persia. A Baluch rug with outstanding colour with a superb large scale boat border.

Circa 1870.

A superb Baluch rug with a diamond lattice design to the narrow field .
surrounded by the large boat border. The colours are excellent with soft madder red, deep aubergine, several blues, ivory and black.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original kilim at the top end, this has weft work decoration.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1109.
£2,250
| $2,996 USD | €2,549 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG, LATTICE DESIGN, SUPERB LONG ...

Item Ref
H-069

Size: 5ft 11in x 2ft 11in (185 x 89cm).

Antique Baluch rug from Western Afghanistan, probably Timuri tribe.

Circa 1880.

A superb Baluch rug with a fine diamond lattice design, the bright indigo blue diagonal lattice is really outstanding. The rug has a scarce border design on a charcoal coloured background.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile. The rug has very good wool and also retains the original long kilims at both ends, these have weft work decoration.

A very good collectable Baluch rug.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-069.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG FROM FERDOWS REGION, CAMEL ...

Item Ref
R-1163

Size: 5ft 4in x 3ft 6in (162 x 107cm).

Antique Baluch rug, these Baluch rugs are known as Arab Baluch from the Ferdows region..

Circa 1900.

The rug has a traditional design unique to this region, the floral design is on a camel ground.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile, there is some corrosion as one would expect.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1163.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH RUG WITH REPEAT DESIGN, COMPLETE ...

Item Ref
R-1607

Size: 5ft 10in x 3ft 5in (178 x 104cm).

Antique Baluch rug, with interesting repeat design to the field.

Circa 1900.

A very nice Baluch rug, with muted earthy colours, the rug is complete with full kilims at both ends.

Very even wear with medium pile, there is corrosion to the olive brown field.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1607.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH MAIN CARPET, CHAKHANSUR REGION, SOUTH ...

Item Ref
MS-127

Size: 12ft 10in x 6ft 7in (392 x 200cm).

Very good example of a main carpet by the Chakhansur Baluch of South West Afghanistan, border region near the Seistan Desert. Typical design for this region with the classic long kilim ends. Excellent wool, tight weave and natural dyes.

Circa 1880.

The carpet is in good condition with even wear and corrosion, the pile is low / medium.

The carpet is suitable for light domestic use.

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

A very good example of 19th century Baluch weaving.

Stock Number: MS-127.
£1,750
| $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR