ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN QASHQAI RUG, SHEKARLU ...

Item Number
R-1356

Size: 7ft 0in x 5ft 0in (213 x 155cm).

Antique South West Persian Qashqai rug, with triple latch hook medallion design, outstanding drawing and colour. The medallion is surrounded by a field filled with floral rosettes and tribal design elements. Note the beautifully drawn main border, which is identical to the one found on the famous 'Sigmund Freud' couch rug .

Circa 1880 or earlier.

The rug is very fine with very detailed drawing, the colours are of the highest possible quality.

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

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

A superb collectible display item, tribal weaving of the highest order.

Stock Number: R-1356.
£12,500

OLD PERSIAN NAIN RUG, WOOL & SILK ...

Item Number
R-9995

Size: 8ft 10in x 5ft 5in (270 x 165cm).

Old Persian Nain rug, wool and silk on a very fine silk foundation.

About 50 years old.

The rug is of very fine weave with tight fine pile of lambs wool with silk high lights. The rug has a velvet like feel.

The rug has a floral design around a central medallion and has amazing detail, it is an outstanding example of type. This is a rug of the highest quality that would grace any room.

The colours are superb, with an ivory ground with the design in beautiful soft pastel colours. The border contrasts well with the ivory ground.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-9995.
£11,500

OUTSTANDING SOUTH WEST PERSIAN TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG, ...

Item Number
R-894

Size: 6ft 7in x 5ft 11in (200 x 180cm).

Antique South West Persian Khamseh tribal rug of beautiful design and colour.

Circa 1870.

A scarce example of one of the most beautiful of all nomadic tribal designs woven by the Khamseh tribe of South West Persia. A few known rugs of this design are published in the leading books on tribal rugs.

The rug is of very fine weave with the floral design woven in natural dyes with wonderful saturated colours; making this a wonderful wall hanging or a statement on the floor of any room.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The rug has always been very thin and light weight due to the fineness of the weave. There are a few scattered old re-weaves that are very hard to detect.

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

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: R-894.
£9,000

ANTIQUE PERSIAN TRIBAL QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, TRIBAL ...

Item Number
H-056

Size: 6ft 10in x 4ft 3in (208 x 129cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug, with single ivory medallion design, outstanding drawing and colour. The medallion is surrounded by a field filled with boteh. Note the beautifully drawn main border.

Circa 1880.

The rug is very fine with very detailed drawing, the colours are of the highest possible quality.

The rug is in good condition with medium pile and slight even wear, original checkerboard end finish at both ends.

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

A superb collectible display item, tribal weaving of the highest order.

Stock Number: H-056.
£7,500

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN SHEKARLU QASHQAI RUG, ...

Item Number
R-1405

Size: 8ft 6in x 5ft 7in (260 x 170cm).

Antique Shekarlu Qashqai rug of classic design, a rug of unusually large size.

Circa 1900.

This classic Shekarlu has a field full of tribal motifs, including shrubs, flowers, tribal motifs, and the Shekarlu comb design.

The array of colours is outstanding including yellows, soft blues, reds and greens. The border is of typical Shekarlu design, both ends have the original checkerboard finishes. The weave is classic Qashqai with red wefts.

The carpet is in excellent condition with very slight wear and almost full pile, the ends have been secured and the sides re-bound, there are a few very small finger tip size old repairs. This is a sturdy rug that will stand up to floor use well.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1405.
£6,000

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN AFSHAR LONG RUG ...

Item Number
R-165

Size: 9ft 1in x 5ft 3in (278 x 159cm).

Antique South Persian Afshar long rug of all over boteh design.

Circa 1890.

A rug of superb colour and design with very soft glossy wool. The rug has a classic Afshar stripped border design. Note the small central border with miniature boteh.

Excellent condition with slight even wear, full pile.
Very soft wool, hand washed and ready for use.

A superb furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-165.
£5,950

ANTIQUE PERSIAN ISFAHAN RUG, PARADISE GARDEN DESIGN, ...

Item Number
TE-001

Size: 7ft 4in x 4ft 7in (224 x 141cm).

Antique Isfahan ‘Paradise Garden’ rug, a spectacular example with a garden full of trees and flowers with many birds and animals.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a superb border filled with flowers, birds and animals. The rug has an ivory ground with soft colouring and an outstanding madder red. The weave is exceptionally fine with soft wool.

The rug is in excellent 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 or display.

Stock Number: TE-001
£5,500

ANTIQUE PERSIAN TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, TRIPLE MEDALLION ...

Item Number
R-120

Size: 8ft 10in x 4ft 10in (270 x 146cm).

Antique Qashqai rug with triple medallion design, the medallions contain a large scale heratti design, this also has elements repeated in the field.

Circa 1900.

There are also many small birds, animals and flowers along with other tribal designs.

The colour palette is soft and includes a nice yellow in the border.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-120.
£4,500

ANTIQUE NORTH WEST PERSIAN MALAYER LONG RUG ...

Item Number
R-1121

Size: 10ft 4in x 4ft 9in (315 x 146cm).

Antique North West Persian Malayer region long rug with a very well drawn all over design.

Circa 1900.

The Rug has a dark indigo ground with a fine repeat design, there are many small details such as animals and even two people. The ivory ground border is excellent. The rug has good colours and has that 'country house' feel.

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-1121.
£4,250

ANTIQUE PERSIAN FARAGHAN RUG OF CLASSIC GARDEN ...

Item Number
R-1119

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 4in (200 x 132cm).

Antique Persian Faraghan rug of the garden shrub design with a single medallion.

4th quarter 19th century.

This is a very good example of a Faraghan rug with fine weave and a very well drawn shrub design in a lattice format with a small central medallion. The colours give a very soft overall effect with an abrashed blue field. The rug has a classic feel and would grace any home complementing fine antique furniture.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear and short even 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-1119.
£3,995

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN KHAMSEH TRIBAL RUG, ...

Item Number
R-115

Size:7ft 0in x 5ft 5in (215 x 176cm).

Antique South West Persian Khamseh tribal rug of beautiful design and colour.

Circa 1900.

A classic example of a Khamseh ‘bird’ rug. Six ivory linked medallions on an indigo blue field filled with birds and animals. A superb border frames the rug.

The rug is of a very useful almost square shape.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight 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.

Stock Number: R-115
£3,995

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN NOMADIC TRIBAL KHAMSEH ...

Item Number
H-034

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 5in (189 x 134cm).

This rug is an outstanding example of nomadic tribal weaving by the Khamseh tribe of South West Persia. The rug is probably woven by the Arab-e-Abolmohammadi or Arab-e- Mazidi tribal sub group of the Khamesh.

Circa 1880.

The rug has an ivory coloured field filled with rows of large boteh, not that there are only three boteh in the bottom row and four in all the others. This style of boteh is known as 'eagle on a nest' by the local weavers. The rug is unusual due to the amount of yellow/gold used in the design, the borders are very attractive.


The rug is in excellent condition with a fine weave and medium low pile. This is a fine and light weight rug.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-034.
£3,950

ANTIQUE SENNEH RUG, IVORY GROUND WITH HERATI ...

Item Number
H-098

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 7in (204 x 141cm).

Antique Senneh rug with an ivory ground and all over herati design.

Circa 1900.

This is a beautifully drawn example with superb colours including soft reds, yellows, greens, blues and pink. The border is a classic Senneh design on a soft red ground.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-098.
£3,500

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, ...

Item Number
R-1379

Size: 7ft 3in x 4ft 7in (165 x 111cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug with boteh design. Note the beautiful ivory floral border.

Circa 1890.

A very sweet small size Kashkuli rug with all over boteh design, the dark indigo blue field contrasts well with the soft madder red and the ivory border.

The rug has even wear with medium / low pile.

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

A superb display item.

Stock Number: R-1379.
£3,500

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, ...

Item Number
MB-04

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 0in (187 x 123cm).

Antique South West Persian Tribal Qashqai rug with triple medallion.

Circa 1880.

This is a very fine and well drawn rug, with three hooked medallions on a dark charcoal ground. The rug is covered with a detailed lattice and boteh design. The ivory border with small boteh is beautifully drawn.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. The charcoal field is showing some signs of oxidation.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use or is suitable for display as a wall hanging.

Stock Number: MB-04.
£3,500

ANTIQUE PERSIAN SAROUK RUG, SUPERB DESIGN AND ...

Item Number
R-962

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 2in (204 x 126cm).

Antique Persian Sarouk rug of outstanding design and colour.

Circa 1900

A good rug of classic Sarouk design with a single medallion in dark indigo blue on a field in a rare coral or salmon pink colour. The rug is covered in a fine floral spray that gives the design a very open feel. The dark indigo blue border compliments the rug very well.

Excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-962.
£3,250

ANTIQUE PERSIAN AFSHAR NERIZ RUG WITH VASE ...

Item Number
R-1359

Size: 5ft 9in x 4ft 11in (174 x 150cm).

Antique Afshar Neriz rug with vase design and floral spray.

Circa 1900

A superb Afshar rug with wonderful soft colour and traditional Afshar design. The rug is of the so called Neriz type, with a heavily depressed warp structure and heavy thick dense pile.

Excellent condition with very slight wear, good pile

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

Stock Number: R-1359.
£3,250

ANTIQUE PERSIAN QASHQAI LONG RUG, VERY UNUSUSL ...

Item Number
R-1315

Size: 6ft 11in x 3ft 8in (210 x 112cm).

A good Antique Persian Qashqai long rug, with very unusual box design usually found on kilims.

Circa 1900/20.

A good Qashqai rug with excellent wool and superb colour. The design is one of the most unusual of all Qashqai designs, note the small animal in the bottom right hand corner.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile. The rug retains the original end finishes and the typical Qashqai checkerboard design at the ends.

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

Stock Number: R-1315.
£3,250

ANTIQUE NORTH WEST PERSIAN MALAYER KELLEH RUG ...

Item Number
R-941

Size: 9ft 4in x 5ft 1in (285 x 155cm).

Antique Persian Malayer region rug with a very well drawn shrub design.

Circa 1900.

This is a really outstanding rug, the large scale design is beautifully drawn and the detail in the border design is outstanding. The rug has truly outstanding colour including soft greens and yellows.

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-941
£3,250

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN KHAMSEH RUG, TRIPLE ...

Item Number
R-939

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 11in (211 x 150cm).

Antique South West Persian Khamseh tribal rug of beautiful design and rich colour.

Circa 1900.

A very unusual Khamesh rug with triple medallion design, the field is filled with tribal design elements such as flowers, shrubs and heratti. The border design is very good including a pair of barbers pole borders.

The rug is of a very useful square shape.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight 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.

Stock Number: R-939
£2,950

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN LURI RUG WITH ...

Item Number
H-088

Size: 7ft 8in x 4ft 11in (234 x 151cm).

Antique Persian rug by the Luri tribe, the rug is of tribal design with a Shekarlu border..

Circa 1900.

The abrashed indigo blue field is covered with tribal motifs including many small animals, the ivory ground Shekarlu border contrasts well with the rest of the rug.

Both ends retain the original kilim and weft work checkerboard end finishes.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: H-088.
£2,950

ANTIQUE PERSIAN TABRIZ RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN ...

Item Number
R-1344

Size: 6ft 0in x 4ft 3in (183 x 129cm).

Antique Persian Tabriz rug of classic design with a central medallion on a very soft abrashed terracotta ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug has a change of colour(abrash) to the field which adds to the attraction of the rug. The soft blues and gold colour give the rug a light feel. This is an excellent example of type with a colour palette in great demand for furnishing.

The rug has soft wool pile on a cotton foundation.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic floor use.

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

Stock Number: R-1344.
£2,750

ANTIQUE PERSIAN AFSHAR RUG WITH VASE DESIGN ...

Item Number
H-134

Size: 5ft 8in x 4ft 2in (172 x 126cm).

Antique South Persian Afshar rug with classic vase design and animals to the field.

Circa 1900

A superb Afshar rug with wonderful colour and traditional Afshar vase design. Note the small animals either side of the central medallion. The rug is very well drawn with a superb border.

Excellent condition with very slight wear, good pile. The colours are excellent and the wool is very soft. Both ends retain an original short kilim. There is one old and very well done repair to the field that is very hard to detect.

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

Stock Number: H-134.
£2,750

ANTIQUE SENNEH RUG, IVORY GROUND WITH BOTEH, ...

Item Number
R-723

Size: 6ft 3in x 4ft 6in (190 x 136cm).

Antique Senneh rug with an ivory ground and linked boteh design in a soft green.

Circa 1900.

The border is a floral design on a soft red ground.

The rug is of a fine weave with typical low pile that you find with Senneh rugs.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-723

£2,750