ANTIQUE SOUTH PERSIAN AFSHAR TRIBE PILED MAFRASH ...

Item Ref
H-063

Size: 4ft 4in x 1ft 4in (131 x 41cm) face size.

Antique South Persian piled mafrash panel by the Afshar tribe, a superb panel with outstanding colour.

Late 19th century.

This panel is probably the side panel from a bedding or storage bag. note the classic Afshar diagonal stripe border.

The panel is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, the panel retains a short kilim strip at the top end.

The panel has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: H-063.
£2,950
| $3,928 USD | €3,343 EUR

ANTIQUE COMPLETE PERSIAN QASHQAI KHORJIN SADDLE BAGS ...

Item Ref
H-185

Size: 5ft 11in x 2ft 11in (180 x 89cm).

Antique Persian tribal Qashqai Khorjin of large size with plain weave back.

Circa 1900.

The saddle bag faces are very well drawn with a central latch hook medallion.
The design is found in Qashqai, Khamseh, Luri and Afshar weaving, the bags have a traditional south west Persian border. The decorative closing lappets are still in place at the top of each side. The bags have a plain weave back. The drawing of the bag faces is superb with many tribal elements including many small animals. The bags have wonderful colour.

The Khorjin is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The wool is very soft and the bag face has a floppy handle.

The khorjin has been hand washed and is ready for display. These are a really outstanding pair of bags of larger than normal size, they are an exceptional display item.

Stock Number: H-185.
£2,950
| $3,928 USD | €3,343 EUR

ANTIQUE NORTH PERSIAN BAGFACE BY THE SAN ...

Item Ref
R-1202

Size: 3ft 9in x 3ft 3in (114 x 100cm).

Antique North Persian San Jabi Kurd bag face of double hooked medallion design with a beautifully drawn bird foot border.

Late 19th century.

The bag face is well drawn with hooked medallions surrounded by a floral rosettes and other tribal devices, outside the bird foot border is another border of floral rosettes. The bag face retains the closing lappets at the top. The ground colour is a dark aubergine.

The design is classic most unusual and this is a scarce collectors item.

The bag face is in good condition with even wear and medium/low pile, there is corrosion to the aubergine as would be expected. The wool is very soft and the bag face has a floppy handle.

The bag face has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: R-1202.
£2,750
| $3,662 USD | €3,116 EUR

ANTIQUE KURDISH VARAMIN REGION KHORJIN SADDLEBAGS, GREAT ...

Item Ref
H-256

Size: 5ft 0in x 2ft 4in (153 x 72cm).

Antique Kurdish Varamin region Khorjin with plain weave back.

Circa 1900.

The saddle bag faces are drawn with a diagonal repeat boteh design surrounded by a Turkmen inspired design border on a wonderful soft pea green colour. Note the piled decorative central panel with floral rosettes. The backs are in black un-dyed wool plain weave.

The Khorjin is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The wool is very soft and the bag face has a floppy handle.

The khorjin has been hand washed and is ready for display. These are a really outstanding pair of bags, they are an exceptional display item.

Stock Number: H-256.
£2,500
| $3,329 USD | €2,833 EUR

ANTIQUE COMPLETE KHORJIN SADDLEBAGS BY THE KHAMSEH ...

Item Ref
H-253

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 0in (117 x 62cm).

Antique Persian tribal Khamseh Khorjin complete with plain weave back.

Circa 1880.

The saddle bag faces are very well drawn with a central medallion surrounded by herati.
The design is found in Khamseh weaving, usually on bags but also on rugs and carpets, the bags have a traditional south west Persian border. The decorative closing lappets are still in place at the top of each side. The bags have a plain weave back. The bags have wonderful colour.

The Khorjin is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile. The wool is very soft and the bag face has a floppy handle.

The khorjin has been hand washed and is ready for display. These are a really outstanding pair of bags, they are an exceptional display item.

Stock Number: H-253.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN VARAMIN REGION PILED MAFRASH PANEL, ...

Item Ref
H-025

Size: 3ft 5in x 1ft 3in (103 x 38cm) face size.

Antique South Persian piled mafrash panel from the Varamin region, a superb panel with star border and animals to the field.

Circa 1900.

This panel is probably the side panel from a bedding or storage bag.

The panel is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile, the panel retains a short kilim strip at the lower end.

The panel has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: H-025.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN QASHQAI TRIBAL HORSE COVER, BLANKET ...

Item Ref
AOR-003

Size: 5ft 0inx 4ft 9in (153 x 145cm) excluding tassels.

Antique South West Persian Qashqai tribal horse cover .

Circa 1890.

The cover is on an ivory plain weave ground decorated with piled weaving with shrubs, flowers animals and people. Note the beautiful line of dancing ladies at the lower end.

The cover is in original condition with some wear and signs of use, it has not been washed and still has slight discolouration due to horse sweat etc.

A superb collectible display item.

Stock Number: AOR-003.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR

ANTIQUE SILK WEFTED QASHQAI BAG FACE, VERY ...

Item Ref
KASC-86

Size: 1ft 8in x 2ft 1in (50 x 64cm).

Antique silk wefted Qashqai bag face of very fine weave.

Circa 1900.

The bag face is very well drawn and has outstanding colours including a very nice green.

The design is classic Qashqai, note the two small animals in the top corners.

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

The wool is very fine and soft with a very glossy shine.

The bag face has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: KASC-86

£1,800
| $2,397 USD | €2,040 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH CAUCASIAN OR SHAHSAVAN KHORJIN SADDLEBAGS, ...

Item Ref
H-152

Size: 4ft 2in x 2ft 0in (128 x 61cm).

Antique South Caucasian or Shahsavan Khorjin with plain weave back.

Circa 1890.

The saddle bag faces are very well drawn with large medallion surrounded by floral rosettes and tribal design elements. This design is found on South Caucasian, Shahsavan and Karaja region rugs and saddle bags.

The Khorjin is in excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile to the faces. The wool is very soft and the bag face have a floppy handle. These bags have been used and there are signs of wear to the backs and to the central panel which has an old repair.... this adds to the attraction of the Khorjin.

The khorjin has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: H-152.
£1,495
| $1,991 USD | €1,694 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH SADDLE BAG, STAR AND OCTAGON ...

Item Ref
R-1125

Size: 2ft 1in x 2ft 4in (63 x 70cm). Face size.

Antique Baluch saddle bag with plain weave back. Western Afghanistan.

Circa 1880.

The saddle bag is of well known 'star and octagon' design. The field is filled with many tribal design elements. The bag is complete with its original plain weave back, this is decorated with bands of weft work. The bag has been opened for display.

The saddle bag is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile. There is some corrosion.

The bag face has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: R-1125. (This is a pair to item number R-1126).
£1,250
| $1,664 USD | €1,416 EUR

ANTIQUE BALUCH SADDLE BAG, STAR AND OCTAGON ...

Item Ref
R-1126

Size: 2ft 1in x 2ft 4in (63 x 70cm). Face size.

Antique Baluch saddle bag with plain weave back. Western Afghanistan.

Circa 1880.

The saddle bag is of well known 'star and octagon' design. The field is filled with many tribal design elements. The bag is complete with its original plain weave back, this is decorated with bands of weft work. The bag has been opened for display.

The saddle bag is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile. There is some corrosion.

The bag face has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: R-1126. (This is a pair to item number R-1125).
£1,250
| $1,664 USD | €1,416 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN FERAGHAN SADDLE COVER, CIRCA 1900 ...

Item Ref
R-402

Size: 3ft 5in x 3ft 1in. (104 x 94cm).

Antique Feraghan saddle cover, Northern Persia.

Circa 1900.

Generally very good pile with very subtle colour variation in the indigo field.

Both ends and a hole in the field have been restored to a very high standard.

Hand washed and offered in showroom condition.

Ref: R-402.



£1,150
| $1,531 USD | €1,303 EUR