ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KASIM-USAG RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN WITH ...

Item Ref
H-126

Size: 7ft 9in x 4ft 4in (237 x 132cm).

Antique Caucasian Kasim-Usag rug of classic design with superb colour. Dated to the field 1311 (1893).

Circa 1893.

A truly outstanding example, wonderful dye quality with depth of colour, crisp drawing and perfect balance to the design.

Excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. Soft wool and a floppy handle.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock number: H-126.
£12,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN PRAYER RUG, EX ZALESKI ...

Item Ref
H-326

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

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

Dated 1320 / 1902.

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

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

The rug has even wear and medium pile.

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

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

Stock Number: H-326.
£11,000

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN AKSTAFA STAR MEDALLION RUG, ...

Item Ref
AOR-044

Size: 7ft 5in x 4ft 6in (226 x 136cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan Akstafa star medallion rug from the Eastern Caucasus.

Circa 1880.

This is an outstanding example of type, with three star medallions on a dark indigo blue field. The central medallion is in ivory and the two are in a soft madder red. The four corners of the rug contain large fan tailed birds, probably peacocks, there are smaller birds and floral rosettes throughout the field. Of particular note either side of the lower medallion is a lady and gentleman with two children. The ivory ground main border is of a classic Caucasian design. A very special rug.

The rug has even wear and medium pile, there is slight corrosion to the browns. The ends retain the original fine ivory kilim.

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

Stock Number: AOR-044.
£8,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN MARASALI PRAYER RUG, INSCRIBED AND ...

Item Ref
R-180

Size: 5ft 3in x 3ft 6in (159 x 106cm).

Antique Caucasian Marasali prayer rug

2nd half 19th century

A superb example, inscribed and dated 1283

Ivory ground with floral lattice

Superb drawing through out, with excellent colour

slight even wear, good pile

very fine weave

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-180.
£8,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARACHOP KAZAK WITH GREEN GROUND, ...

Item Ref
MT-005


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

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

Circa 1880.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MT-005.
£7,000

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN ZEJWA VILLAGE RUG OF SCARCE ...

Item Ref
H-299

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

Antique Caucasian Zejwa village rug of classic design.

Circa 1880.

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

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

Excellent condition, slight even wear with almost full pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-299.
£6,950

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH AKSTAFA STAR ...

Item Ref
H-321

Size: 9ft 2in x 5ft 2in (280 x 157cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug with Akstafa star design, from the Kuba region of the North East Caucasus.

Circa 1890.

The terracotta field with ten pale blue Akstafa stars outlined alternately in ivory and pale yellow; rosettes and flowerheads scattered in the field; dark blue angular floral fine main border with a few small birds taking refuge in places; ivory star and lozenge outer guard. Close clipped velvety wool, vibrant palette and soft, fine handle.

The rug has slight even wear and good pile, there is corrosion to the browns. The ends retain the original fine ivory kilim decorated with small coloured dots. There are slight losses to the kilim in places.

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

Stock Number: H-321.
£6,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN CHELABERD KAZAK SINGLE MEDALLION RUG ...

Item Ref
H-323

Size: 5ft 2in x 3ft 11in (158 x 120cm)

Antique Caucasian Chelaberd Kazak single medallion rug of small size.

Circa 1880.

A superb Kazak rug of the sought after and well known Chelaberd design, also known as Eagle Kazak rugs. These rugs are from the Karabagh region of the South West Caucasus. This example is of unusually small size with a well drawn single medallion, the border design is typical for the region.

The rug has superb colour with soft terracotta reds, yellows, blues, greens, ivory and browns; the weave is typical Kazak weave with long glossy pile.

Great condition, slight even wear with generally good pile, slightly lower in places. There is some corrosion to the browns, a few small old repairs, both ends have one or two rows completed in the corners.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use or would make a great display item.

Stock Number: H-323.
£6,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DAGHESTAN FLORAL LATTICE PRAYER RUG, ...

Item Ref
R-1354

Size: 4ft 5in x 3ft 8in (135 x 112cm).

Antique Caucasian Daghestan prayer rug with floral lattice on an ivory ground.

Late 19th century

A superb example of this well known group of prayer rugs, this rug has excellent colour and is very well drawn.

The rug has a classic main border and cross design to the guards; note the outer reciprocal border, this is not common at all on these rugs.

The rug has slight even wear, good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1354.
£6,000

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

Item Ref
R-1158

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

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug with 'Surahani' garden design.

Late 19th century.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1158
£5,950

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARABAGH VILLAGE RUG WITH CLOUD ...

Item Ref
R-1114

Size: 8ft 8in x 3ft 11in (263 x 120cm).

Antique Caucasian Karabagh cloud band Kazak rug.

Circa 1880.

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

This example has a soft colour palette and a rustic charm, note the small animals at the lower end, there is also an inscription in the middle.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1114.
£5,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN GENDJE KAZAK RUG, LATTICE AND ...

Item Ref
R-1447

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

Antique Caucasian Gendje Kazak rug with star and lattice design.

Circa 1880.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1447.
£5,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN FACHRALO KAZAK PRAYER RUG, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
MT-004

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 3in. (210 x 129cm)

Antique Caucasian Fachralo Kazak prayer rug of traditional design.

Circa 1880.

A well drawn rug with excellent clear colours, there is a large ivory ground central medallion and note the floating mihrab at the top of the rug. This rug is slightly larger than others of this design that I have seen.

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

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

Ref: MT-004.
£5,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH LATTICE DESIGN ...

Item Ref
R-1799

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 0in (199 x 122cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug with floral lattice on a dark indigo blue ground.

Late 19th century.

A good example of type with very nicely coloured tulips within a light blue lattice design. Note the small human figure in the field. A beautiful rug with warm colours.

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

The rug has slight even wear and good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1799.
£5,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG OF COMPARTMENT DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1546

Size: 7ft 4in x 4ft 3in (223 x 130cm).

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug with compartment design, probably Bordjalou area.

Circa 1890.

An interesting Kazak rug with a number of different design elements. The central red panel contains six boxes, this is surrounded by a very well drawn reciprocal border that matches the outer border. The main border has an ivory ground containing octagons with latch hook devices inside them. The weave of the rug is typical of the Kazak region.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1546.
£5,000

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG WITH MEMLINC GULS, ...

Item Ref
R-1654

Size: 6ft 4in x 5ft 5in (194 x 164cm)

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug with Memlinc guls within octagons, the rug is of almost square shape.

Late 19th century

A good Kazak rug with a single vertical row of three 'Memlinc guls' in octogens. The rich madder field has a column of boxed eight point stars on each side. The ivory ground border is a very drawn version of a border that is normally found on rugs from the Lori Pambak region.

Superb colour and typical Kazak weave

Great condition, slight even wear with good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1654.
£4,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KHILA SHIRVAN RUG, OUTSTANDING COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
H-284

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 8in (165 x 113cm).

Antique Caucasian Khila rug from the Baku region of the Eastern Caucasus

Circa 1890.

This is an outstanding example of this type of rug, with a central medallion surrounded by six smaller medallions. There are two human figures in the field along with two animals an a pair of water ewers. Each corner contains a large Shirvan peacock. The rug has superb colour and is very striking.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, there are a few very small old repairs that I have detected, these are only visible upon very close inspection..

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-284.
£4,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN FACHRALO KAZAK LONG RUG WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1615

Size: 8ft 6in x 5ft 1in (260 x 155cm)

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug from the Georgian region around the town of Fachralo.

Circa 1900.

A superb Kazak rug with a variation of the 'opposed niche' design. The rug has superb colour and is very well drawn.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1615.
£4,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN MOGHAN KAZAK RUG WITH OCTAGON ...

Item Ref
R-1263

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 7in (205 x 139cm).

Antique Caucasian Moghan Kazak rug with a vertical row of 6 octagons on a soft red ground.

2nd half 19th century.

The rug has many small filler elements to the field design and excellent traditional Moghan region border designs.

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 or display.

Stock Number: R-1263.
£4,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN PRAYER RUG, KARABAGH REGION OF ...

Item Ref
R-1102

Size: 5ft 6in x 3ft 4in (167 x 101cm).

Antique Caucasian prayer rug, Karabagh region of scarce design.

late 19th century.

A superb example of a Caucasian prayer rug with very unusual bold design. Large central medallion in soft madder red surrounded by an indigo blue field containing boteh and floral rosettes. The rug is framed with a very narrow border.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

This rug is a superb display item and would make a great wall hanging.

Stock Number: R-1102.
£4,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DAGHESTAN RUG, CAMEL, PEOPLE AND ...

Item Ref
R-1955

Size: 5ft 10in x 4ft 0in (178 x 123cm).

Antique Caucasian Daghestan rug with two diamond medallions on a soft terracotta red ground.

Circa 1890.

An excellent Daghestan rug with two large central medallions with serrated edges, surrounded by six hooked medallions and the field filled with tribal design elements. Of particular note are the many small animals an the large human figure standing on top of a two humped camel.

The rug has a classic Daghestan main border and a floral rosette outer border.

The rug has even wear and medium / low pile.

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

Stock Number: R-1955.
£4,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SEICHUR RUG WITH STAR AND ...

Item Ref
R-1855

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 4in (165 x 102cm).

Antique Caucasian Seichur rug with star and lattice design.

Circa 1880.

This charming rug has a dark indigo blue field covered with a fine diamond lattice, with each diamond containing a eight pointed star. The stars are of differing colours and designs. The rug has a beautiful border in typical Seichur colouring with a floral rosette design.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile. The rug is of fine weave.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1855.
£4,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KUBA SHIRVAN RUG, WONDERFUL BORDER ...

Item Ref
R-1200.

Size: 6ft 4in x 3ft 11in (194 x 120cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug from the Kuba region, lattice design on a dark indigo blue ground.

Late 19th century.

A good Kuba Shirvan rug with a unusual large scale lattice design of stylised floral medallions. This style can be traced back to the large floral carpets found in this region during the 17th and 18th centuries. The rug is framed by a wonderful large border of archaic design, note the birds heads and stars. A wonderful and dramatic 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: R-1200.
£3,950

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN RUG WITH ‘LESGHI’ STAR DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
KASC-34

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 0in (186 x 122cm).

Antique Caucasian rug with the well-known ‘Lesghi’ star design. This rug has five serrated edge stars on an indigo ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a very well-drawn ‘leaf-and calyx’ border on an ivory ground.

The rug is also dated 1325 to the top left hand corner, this translates to about 1907.

The rug is an outstanding example of type.

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

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

Stock Number: KASC-34

£3,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH GYMYL MEDALLION ...

Item Ref
H-322

Size: 5ft 6in x 4ft 4in (168 x 131cm).

Antique South East Caucasian Shirvan rug with 'gymyl' design, often known as the dragon motif.

Circa 1900.

The rug is a good example with bold design and striking contrast of colours, the ivory design stands out against the fine field lattice design in indigo blue and madder red. The border design is floral rosettes on a light indigo blue ground. A striking rug of small size.

The rug is in very good condition with slight even wear and good pile. There are old hanging loops attached to the reverse which may account for the excellent condition.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-322.
£3,650

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARABAGH OR ARMENIAN KAZAK RUG, ...

Item Ref
R-1956

Size: 7ft 7in x 4ft 1in (230 x 125cm).

Antique South Caucasian Karabagh or Armenian Kazak rug with triple linked medallion with a X box border.

Circa 1900.

A superb example of a Karabagh or Armenian Kazak rug. The medallions are surrounded by tribal elements. The rug has a well drawn X box border. The dark indigo blue field is filled with floral rosettes and small animals along with two large human figures with long arms and big hands.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1956.
£3,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG, BOLD DESIGN WITH ...

Item Ref
AOR-039

Size: 5ft 8in x 3ft 7in (174 x 109cm).

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug of medallion design with animals to the field, the rug has a very ‘rustic’ village feel to it that adds a great deal of charm.

Late 19th century.

The border is of classic Kazak design.

The rug is in good condition with all over 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: AOR-039
£3,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK PRAYER RUG, PROBABLY FACHRALO, ...

Item Ref
H-207

Size: 5ft 8in x 3ft 6in. (172 x 106cm)

Antique Caucasian Fachralo Kazak prayer rug of traditional design.

Late 19th century..

A well drawn rug with excellent clear colours, there is a large ivory ground central medallion and note the floating mihrab at the top of the rug. This design is well known and usually associated with late 19th century rugs.

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

The rug not yet been washed but this service is included in the price.

Ref: H-207.
£3,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK LONG RUG, GREAT COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
R-169

Size: 8ft 8in x 4ft 1in (265 x 125cm).

Antique Caucasian Kazak long rug, South Western Caucasus

Second half 19th century.

A beautiful long rug with 3 medallions, a 4th one is dissapearing at the top

A well drawn rug with wonderful soft colours including a powder blue field, yellow a a very gentle madder red

The border is one of the classic Caucasian designs

Outstanding condition with some very well done re-piled areas

Even wear with low pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-169.


£3,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG WITH MEMLINC GULS ...

Item Ref
AOR-001

Size: 6ft 7in x 3ft 8 in (201 x 112cm)

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug with Memlinc guls within octagons.

2nd half 19th century

A superb Kazak rug with a single vertical row of 'Memlinc guls'

Superb colour and typical Kazak weave

Great condition, even wear with good pile to the borders and lower pile to the middle.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: AOR-001
£3,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DERBENT PRAYER RUG IN CLASSIC ...

Item Ref
R-1606

Size: 4ft 3in x 3ft 6in (129 x 107cm).

Antique Caucasian Derbent rug of prayer rug design and very nice small size.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a very well-drawn prayer design very similar to that found in Fachralo Kazak prayer rugs.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1606.
£3,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KONAKEND RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-203

Size: 5ft 9in x 4ft 2in (174 x 128cm).

Antique Eastern Caucasian Konakend rug with the traditional split palmette design.

Late 19th century.

A good example of a Konakend village rug from the Eastern Caucasus, the design is the traditional split palmette or bird head, in ivory on a dark indigo field. The border design is also typical for this village. The rug has a very light feel due to the large amount of ivory and olive brown used in the weaving.

The rug is in excellent condition with fine weave and slight even wear and good pile. Both ends retain the original flat woven and plaited finishes.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-203.
£3,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH LESGHI STAR ...

Item Ref
R-1954

Size: 5ft 0in x 3ft 6in (152 x 107cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug with 'Lesghi star' design.

Circa 1890.

A superb Caucasian rug with a single vertical row of three 'Lesghi Stars', Superb colour and fine Shirvan like weave. The border is of note with the unusual white box half way up on the left hand side, this contains a serrated leaf design. Note also the numerous small animals throughout the field. A sweet rug of small size with a jewel like quality.

Excellent condition, even wear with medium low pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1954.
£2,950

OLD CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH SEICHUR PALMETTE ...

Item Ref
R-0321

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

A very good old South Caucasian Shirvan rug, with a design inspired by Seichur palmette rugs from the Kuba region.

About 30 years old.

A superb example of Shirvan village weaving, rich natural colours and hand-spun wool. This rug was purchased in Azerbaijan about 15 years ago from weavers who had a small but very high quality weaving workshop.

The design is usually found on 17th and 18th century Seichur rugs from the Kuba region, but there are also some later examples known that date to the 1st half of the 19th century. This group of rugs are discussed by Ian Bennett in 'Oriental Rugs Volume 1 Caucasian', plate 388 page 295.

This example has outstanding colour with a floral Seichur border surrounding a ivory field filled with a palmette design.

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

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

A scarce example of modern Shirvan weaving of the highest quality.

Stock Number: R-0321.
£2,950

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN MARASALI RUG, VERY FINE, ...

Item Ref
H-327

Size: 5ft 4in x 4ft 0in (163 x 122cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan Marasali rug with repeat design.

Circa 1890.

A beautiful fine rug with a repeat design of latch hook medallions, each one of unique colour and design. The border is the traditional Marasali bird border that is often found on the well known Marasali prayer rugs.

The rug is of very fine weave, it has even wear with low pile. The rug retains parts of the original end finishes at both ends.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: H-327.
£2,950

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG OF THE BIRD ...

Item Ref
R-1668

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 3in (211 x 130cm).

Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug classic 'Bird' design.

Circa 1900.

A good example of the so called 'Bird' Shirvan, the rug has a large central medallion filled with stylized birds within a lattice. The rug is well drawn with good colour.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, there is some corrosion to the charcoal black as can be seen in the images.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1668.
£2,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK THREE MEDALLION RUG WITH ...

Item Ref
MA-01

Size: 6ft 0in x 3ft 10in (182 x 116cm).

Antique Caucasian 3 medallion Kazak rug with superb colour and great design.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of the classic three medallion design with a wide ivory border with the well known leaf and tuning fork design. The rug has an overall soft colour palate with the yellow in the upper and lower medallions being very pleasing. The field is an abrashed light indigo blue. The outer border is made up of colourful flower heads.

The rug is in fair condition with all over even wear and low pile. The ends have been re-woven and there are scattered old areas of re-piling and repairs. An attractive rug that is still suitable for floor use.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MA-01.
£2,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG WITH FADED SOFT ...

Item Ref
AOR-037

Size:5ft 8in x 3ft 5in (172 x 104cm).

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug with compartment design with each containing a hooked medallion, the rug has a superb range of soft pastel colors.

2nd half 19th century.

A very interesting little rug with a sought after design. Note the range of small animals and camels.

The rug contains the early dye ‘Fuchsine’, so it can be dated to the 2nd half of the 19th century.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and 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: AOR-037
£2,750

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN RUG OF SMALL SIZE, UNUSUAL ...

Item Ref
KASC-02

Size: 4ft 1in x 2ft 9in (124 x 84cm).

Antique Caucasian rug of very sweet small size, the rug is of a very unusual design with the large boteh main border and the single boteh in the middle of the field.

Late 19th century.

The colour is excellent with a very nice yellow/gold used in the border.

The rug is in good condition with all over even wear and low pile.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: KASC-02

£2,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG, FIVE MEDALLION DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MT-001

Size: 7ft 9in x 4ft 3in (235 x 130cm).

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug of five medallion design.

Circa 1880.

The rug has five latch hook medallions on a indigo blue ground, the field contains a number of animals and other tribal devices. The use of yellow in two of the medallions is of particular note, it helps give the rug a light feel. The borders are an attractive feature with the main border being on a ivory ground with a classic Caucasian design.

The rug is in good condition with even allover wear and medium/low pile. The are a number of old re-weaves. The rug is in very sound condition and suitable for floor use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MT-001.
£2,500

OLD CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH KUBA REGION ...

Item Ref
R-0514

Size: 5ft 3in x 4ft 5in (161 x 135cm).

A very good old South Caucasian Shirvan rug, with a design inspired by 19th century rugs from the Kuba region.

About 30 years old.

A superb example of Shirvan village weaving, rich natural colours and hand-spun wool. This rug was purchased in Azerbaijan about 15 years ago from weavers who had a small but very high quality weaving workshop.

This example is very well drawn with an ivory field with a dragon or bird design surrounded by floral rosettes, the border is a classic Shirvan design.

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

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

A scarce example of modern Shirvan weaving of the highest quality.

Stock Number: R-0514.
£2,500

OLD CAUCASIAN SHIRVAN RUG WITH SCARCE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-0318

Size: 6ft 0in x 4ft 8in (184 x 141cm).

A very good old South Caucasian Shirvan rug, with a design inspired by kilims from the Kuba region.

About 30 years old.

A superb example of Shirvan village weaving, rich natural colours and hand-spun wool. This rug was purchased in Azerbaijan about 15 years ago from weavers who had a small but very high quality weaving workshop.

The design is usually found on kilims from the Kuba region, but there are also some piled examples known that date to the late 19th century. The rug offered here is very similar to the example published by Ian Bennett in 'Oriental Rugs Volume 1 Caucasian', plate 248 page 203. The weavers may in fact have been inspired by this image.

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

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

A scarce example of modern Shirvan weaving of the highest quality.

Stock Number: R-0318.
£2,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KAZAK RUG WITH MEMLINC GULS, ...

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R-1958

Size: 5ft 2in x 2ft 11in (158 x 90cm)

Antique Caucasian Kazak rug of small size with four Memlinc guls.

Circa 1900.

A sweet small Kazak rug with a single vertical row of 'Memlinc guls' with an overall soft colour palette. The wide ivory ground main border frames the rug well.

Good condition with even wear and medium / low pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1958.
£2,500

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN DERBENT RUG, VERY SOFT COLOURS, ...

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R-1961

Size: 4ft 10in x 3ft 5in (147 x 103cm).

Antique Caucasian Derbent rug of very fine weave and a soft colour palette.

Circa 1900.

The town of Derbent is located on the coast of the Caspian sea in the North East Caucasus and has a long weaving tradition. This small rug is a pleasing example with fine weave, the five central diamond medallions are in a very soft blue and are almost floating on the light camel coloured field. The traditional border frames the rug well.

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

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

Stock Number: R-1961.
£2,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SEWAN KAZAK RUG WITH GREEN ...

Item Ref
H-324

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

Antique South West Caucasian Kazak rug of the traditional ‘Sewan’ design, with a green ground cruciform medallion set on a terracotta field.

Circa 1890.

The rug is will drawn with a large star to the center of the medallion and floral rosettes to each corner.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug has excellent wool with long glossy pile. There is slight corrosion to the browns.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: H-324.
£2,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KUBA REGION RUG WITH GYMYL ...

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H-303

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 8in (206 x 143cm).

Antique North East Caucasian Kuba rug with 'gymyl' design, often known as the dragon motif.

Circa 1900.

The rug is a good example with bold design and a simple use of contrasting colour. The small ivory central medallion stands out against the darker colours, note the five stars in the medallion. The simple border design compliments the rug.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile, The rug has a firm handle caused by the depressed warp structure. There are one or two small well done old repairs that are very difficult to find.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-303.
£2,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN RUG OF SMALL SIZE AND ...

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PM-01

Size: 4ft 3in x 3ft 2in (130 x 97cm).

Antique Caucasian Kuba region rug with scarce design and very small size.

Circa 1890.

A superb example of a Caucasian Kuba rug, with a most unusual design. the rug has a weave similar to that found in Shirvan rugs. An unusual feature is the single narrow border. This is most likely a rustic village weaving. The rug has a rich earthy colour palette.

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

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

Stock Number: PM-01.
£2,250

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN KARABAGH RUG, EXCELLENT COLOURS, FULL ...

Item Ref
R-324

Size: 7ft 1in x 4ft 7in (216 x 140cm).

Antique Caucasian Karabagh rug.

Excellent furnishing rug, great design & colour.

Circa 1900.

Excellent condition with no wear, full pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Ref: R-324.

£1,995