ANTIQUE TURKISH SIVAS WORKSOHP RUG OF PERSIAN ...

Item Ref
R-1853

Size: 5ft 7in x 3ft 10in (170 x 117cm).

Antique North East Anatolian Sivas rug with Persian 'shawl' design.

Circa 1880.

This outstanding and scarce rug was woven in the Turkish town of Sivas in the late 19th century. At this time the workshops of Sivas were producing rugs of strong Persian design influence, and in this case the design is the striped 'Shawl' design. It is considered that the weavers were most likely to be Armenian. The rug is of very fine weave and has outstanding clear dye colours.

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-1853.
£4,750
| $6,325 USD | €5,382 EUR

ANTIQUE CAUCASIAN SEICHUR RUG WITH STAR AND ...

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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
| $5,659 USD | €4,816 EUR

ANTIQUE INDIAN AGRA RUG, ALL OVER DESIGN ...

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R-1889

Size: 6ft 9in x 3ft 10in (205 x 117cm).

Antique Indian Agra rug with all over design and superb colour.

Circa 1890.

This rug was possibly woven in the prisons of Agra, India during the latter part of the 19th century.

This rug is a good example with a dark indigo ground covered in a herati design, The rug has a pleasing border design with the guards in a very light indigo blue.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile, the wool is very soft.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1889.
£1,650
| $2,197 USD | €1,870 EUR

ANTIQUE TURKISH KAYSERI PICTORIAL SILK RUG WITH ...

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R-1911

Size: 5ft 10in x 4ft 2in (179 x 128cm).

Antique Anatolian Kayseri pictorial silk rug with 'hunting' design.

Circa 1890.

A beautiful rug or wall hanging, silk on a 'Manchester' cotton foundation.

Outstanding drawing and design with wonderful old colours, the rug has a small central medallion and the filed is covered with flowering plants, there are many different animals among the plants.

Good condition, even wear and some corrosion with low pile.

Ideal to be used as a wall hanging or for floor use with very light use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1911.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR

ANTIQUE SOUTH WEST PERSIAN KHAMSEH TRIBAL RUG, ...

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R-1926

Size: 5ft 11in x 4ft 6in (180 x 135cm).

Antique South West Persian Khamseh Rug with three linked medallions.

Circa 1890.

A tribal rug of the classic bird design with the medallions and field covered with pecking chickens. The rug has a classic Khamseh border on a rich gold ground.

Excellent condition, even wear, fair pile. The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1926.
£2,750
| $3,662 USD | €3,116 EUR

ANTIQUE AFGHAN TURKMEN ENSI, DOOR HANGING RUG, ...

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R-1848

Size: 6ft 2in x 5ft 1in (188 x 155cm).

Antique Afghan Turkmen ensi of unusual all over design with excellent colour.

Circa 1900/20.

Ensi were door hangings used to cover the entrance to a yurt.

This ensi has a repeat all over design, it has superb glossy wool and excellent colour. There is an old goat hair hanging loop still attached to the top right hand corner. The ensi probably was woven in Northern Afghanistan and possibly has connections to the Beshir Turkmen.

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

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

Stock Number: R-1848.
£2,750
| $3,662 USD | €3,116 EUR

ANTIQUE AFGHAN ENSI DOOR HANGING, POSSIBLY BESHIR ...

Item Ref
R-1849

Size: 6ft 10in x 5ft 3in (209 x 160cm).

Antique Afghan Turkmen ensi of unusual all over design with excellent soft colour.

Circa 1900.

Ensi were door hangings used to cover the entrance to a yurt.

This ensi has a repeat all over design, it has superb glossy wool and excellent soft colour. There are old goat hair hanging loops still attached to the top corners. The ensi probably was woven in Northern Afghanistan and possibly has connections to the Beshir Turkmen. Note the beautiful row of shrubs in the elem at the base of the ensi, these are often found on Beshir chuval. The flat woven checkerboard end finish is very pleasing.

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

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

Stock Number: R-1849.
£3,250
| $4,327 USD | €3,682 EUR

ANTIQUE ERSARI TURKMEN ENSI, TRADITIONAL DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1923

Size: 5ft 11in x 4ft 8in (181 x 142cm).

Antique Ersari Turkmen ensi of traditional design with excellent colour.

Circa 1890.

Ensi were door hangings used to cover the entrance to a yurt.

This example is woven with the traditional Ersari design; the colours are outstanding with a beautiful soft red ground and a very good light apricot, along with ivory and indigo blue. The ensi has good wool. The design in the elem panel at the base is very pleasing.

The ensi is in good condition with even wear and medium pile, slightly heavier wear to the middle with almost full pile at the sides.

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

Stock Number: R-1923.
£1,750
| $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN SAROUK RUG, VERY FINE WEAVE, ...

Item Ref
R-1918

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

Antique Persian Sarouk rug of classic small medallion design, with floral sprays on an terracotta red ground.

Circa 1900.

This is a classic example of a Sarouk rug, well drawn with good colour. The deep indigo blue medallion stands out well on the soft red ground. The field is filled with floral sprays. The border design is very detailed and is in soft golds and greens.

Full pile with very slight wear, very fine soft lambs wool.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. A superb rug that would grace any room.

Stock Number: R-1918.
£5,500
| $7,323 USD | €6,232 EUR

OLD AFGHAN ERSARI VILLAGE CARPET, RICH DEEP ...

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R-1913

Size: 10ft 8in x 8ft 10in (326 x 270cm).

Old Red Afghan carpet with traditional Ersari village design, this carpet has superb colour with a very good deep rich red and a dark indigo blue. The carpet has two rows of six large guls. The carpet has multiple borders of differing designs that frame the field very well.

Circa 1920.

The carpet is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile, the wool is good and glossy.

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

The carpet is suitable for heavy domestic floor use, and would be perfect for a living room or a family room.

Stock Number: R-1913.
£2,700
| $3,595 USD | €3,059 EUR

OLD TURKISH KAYSERI CARPET, SOFT COLOUR, PALE ...

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R-1876

Size: 10ft 8in x 7ft 1in (325 x 217cm).

Old Turkish Kayseri carpet with traditional all over floral design on a light ivory ground.

Circa 1930.

The carpet has a light pastel palette with a very fine all over floral design, the border is in a very soft green colour palette.

The carpet is in excellent condition with slight even wear, the carpet has good pile.

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1876.
£1,750
| $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR

ANTIQUE PERSIAN BAKHTIARI CARPET OF GARDEN DESIGN, ...

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R-1843

Size: 9ft 8in X 7ft 3in. (295 X 222cm).

Antique Persian Bakhtiari carpet of the garden design.

Circa 1900/20.

A good example of a garden carpet with each compartment containing a different tree or flower. The carpet has a wonderful range of colours which are all natural dyes.

Excellent condition with slight even wear and good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

A hard wearing carpet suitable for heavy everyday use.

Stock number: R-1843.
£1,950
| $2,596 USD | €2,209 EUR