ANTIQUE MOHTASHAM KASHAN RUG, OUTSTANDING COLOUR AND ...

Item Ref
H-347

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 4in (203 x 133cm).

Antique Persian Mohtasham Kashan rug of outstanding design and colour.

Circa 1890.

This is a very finely woven rug from the workshops of the master weaver Mohtasham, the rug is made using 'Kork' wool, this is the finest lambs wool. The rug has a small single medallion design, woven in a reds and blues. The classic border design is on a dark indigo blue that contrasts well with the rug. The sides of the rug are bound in crimson/purple silk.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

A beautiful antique rug that would grace any room and sit alongside the finest antique furniture. A classic antique rug of the highest quality.

Stock Number: H-347.
£18,000
| $25,085 USD | €20,977 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI LONG RUG, IVORY GROUND HERATI ...

Item Ref
H-348

Size: 10ft 0in x 4ft 8in (305 x 143cm).

Antique Qashqai long rug with ivory ground and large scale tribal herati design.

Circa 1870.

This outstanding tribal Qashqai rug is one of a small group of ivory ground long rugs with a tribal herati design, a small number of these are silk wefted but this example has very fine red wool wefts. The rug has a large scale herati design and many tribal filler elements including pecking chickens, animals, people and even a man leading a horse. The corners are deep indigo blue which contrasts with the ivory field. The multiple borders are beautifully drawn.

The rug is in excellent original condition with even wear and medium pile, the ends are complete with the original checkerboard design and long plaited tassels. The rug is untouched original condition and free from any repairs or restoration.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-348.
£12,500
| $17,420 USD | €14,568 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI RUG, SHEKARLU BORDER, TRIPLE MEDALLION, ...

Item Ref
R-1356

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

Antique 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
| $17,420 USD | €14,568 EUR

OUTSTANDING TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG, RARE DESIGN, GREAT ...

Item Ref
R-894

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

Antique 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. 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.
£11,000
| $15,330 USD | €12,819 EUR

ANTIQUE SHEKARLU QASHQAI OF SCARCE STRIPED DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-349

Size: 7ft 9in x 5ft 1in (236 x 156cm).

Antique Shekarlu Qashqai rug of scarce stripe design.

Circa 1880.

The rug has a very unusual design of vertical stripes which contain a small boteh design.

The array of colours is outstanding including yellows, soft blues, reds and greens. The border is of typical Shekarlu design. The rug has a soft floppy handle and is of fine weave. Both ends retain the original checkerboard design.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock Number: H-349.
£10,000
| $13,936 USD | €11,654 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, EXCELLENT COLOUR AND ...

Item Ref
H-320

Size: 6ft 0in x 4ft 3in (182 x 130cm).

Excellent Antique Tribal Qashqai rug with central medallion and all over floral design.

Circa 1880.

The rug has a abrashed mid indigo blue ground with a small central medallion, floating on a field which is covered with a floral design consisting of flowers and small rosette flower heads. Note the small animals that are hiding amongst the flowers. The rug has classic Qashqai border designs and retains the checker board design at both ends.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and almost full pile, the rug is of fine weave with good wool, the rug has a nice floppy handle in the hand. The dye quality is of the highest order.

This is a truly outstanding example of Qashqai weaving that has survived in untouched original condition.

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

Stock Number: H-320.
£10,000
| $13,936 USD | €11,654 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, SCARCE IVORY ...

Item Ref
W-005

Size: 7ft 8in x 4ft 9in (233 x 145cm).

Antique Kashkuli Qashqai rug with floral boteh design on a scarce ivory ground.

Circa 1870/80.

An outstanding example of Kashkuli tribal weaving, beautiful floral boteh in pastel shades on a ivory ground. The drawing of the boteh is superb with great detail and a very balanced feel to the design. The clear madder red border is drawn with the classic Kashkuli floral palmette design, the border frames the rug well and compliments the lighter coloured field.

The rug has even wear with medium / low pile. The are a few old re-weaves to the ivory ground, these are shown in the images but are blended well. The rug is of very fine weave with a very floppy handle typical of the earliest examples.

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

A superb collectors display item.

Stock Number: W-005.
£9,950
| $13,866 USD | €11,596 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG WITH OUTSTANDING DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-986 (H-341)

Size: 9ft 7in x 5ft 6in (293 x 168cm).

Antique Khamseh tribal rug of all over boteh and flower design.

Circa 1870.

A rug of superb colour and design with very soft glossy wool. The rug has a wonderful border with large colourful flowering shrub design. The dark abrashed indigo field is covered with a very colourful repeat boteh and flowerhead design.

Good condition with slight even wear, good pile. Both ends retain the original checker board design and original end finishes.

Very soft wool and firm weave, hand washed and ready for use. Suitable for normal domestic use. The rug has good weight and sits well on the floor.

A truly outstanding example of tribal weaving.

Stock Number: H-986. (H-341).
£9,500
| $13,239 USD | €11,071 EUR

OLD ISFAHAN RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN, SUPERB CONDITION, ...

Item Ref
R-1614

Size:10ft 10in x 7ft 0in (330 x 214cm).

Old Isfahan carpet, of superb classic design with outstanding colours.

Circa 1930.

The carpet is of very fine weave with tight fine pile of lambs wool. The carpet has a velvet like feel.

The carpet has a floral lattice all over design and has amazing detail, it is an outstanding example of type. This is a carpet of the highest quality and would grace any room.

The colours are superb, with an madder red ground with the design in beautiful clear colours. The light blue border contrasts well with the red ground.

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

The carpet is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1614.
£9,000
| $12,542 USD | €10,489 EUR

ANTIQUE SILK WEFTED TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1943

Size: 7ft 9in x 4ft 11in (235 x 149cm). excluding end tassels.

Antique silk wefted tribal Qashqai rug with classic design.

Circa 1890.

The rug has three small medallions on a soft madder red ground, the four indigo blue corners each contain a sun burst design. The central medallion contains the Qashqai tribal emblem, it is surrounded by small well drawn chickens.

The field is filled with rosette flower heads and other tribal design elements.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and good pile, the rug is preserved in original condition with no repairs, the top end has the original flatwoven finish and the lower end retains the original long plaited tassels.

The rug is silk wefted with very fine red silk wefts giving the back a very smooth slippery feel.

Hand washed and ready for use or display display.

Stock Number: R-1943.
£7,250
| $10,104 USD | €8,449 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER RUG, VERY FINE WEAVE WITH ...

Item Ref
R-2011

Size: 6ft 11in x 5ft 3in (210 x 160cm).

An outstanding example of a Malayer rug with the 'Harshang' design on an dark indigo ground.

Circa 1900.

This rug is a rare example from this village featuring this sought after design which is usually found on Caucasian or North West Persian rugs of an earlier date. The borders of the rug are detailed and very well drawn, with the main border being an ivory ground floral design. The rug has a superb colour palette which glows against the midnight blue Indigo.

This is a superb example of village workshop weaving that will grace the finest room and compliment either antique or contemporary furnishing styles.

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-2011.
£7,250
| $10,104 USD | €8,449 EUR

ANTIQUE KORK KASHAN RUG, VERY FINE, SOFT ...

Item Ref
R-1867

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 3in (212 x 130cm).

Antique Persian Kork Kashan rug of traditional large medallion design.

Circa 1900.

This is a very finely woven rug from the workshops of Kashan, the rug is made using 'Kork' wool, this is the finest lambs wool. The rug has a classic Kashan single medallion design, woven in a range of outstanding colours. The sides of the rug are bound in crimson/purple silk.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight even wear in places and medium pile. Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

A beautiful antique rug that would grace any room and sit alongside the finest antique furniture.

Stock Number: R-1867.
£6,500
| $9,058 USD | €7,575 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR LONG RUG WITH ALL OVER ...

Item Ref
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.
£6,500
| $9,058 USD | €7,575 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, FLORAL DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1997

Size: 8ft 3in x 5ft 5in (252 x 166cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug with all over small floral design.

Circa 1900.

A very attractive rug by the Kashkuli sub tribe of the Qashqai. The rug has a madder red field with a indigo blue outer field. The field is covered in a floral design with multiple flowering shrubs, the corners have a box design in ivory and green. A feature of the rug is the borders in wonderful shades of yellow, blue and ivory. This is a very good decorative Kashkuli rug.

The rug has even wear with good pile. The rug is of large size and will make a superb furnishing statement in any room.

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

Stock Number: R-1997.
£6,250
| $8,710 USD | €7,284 EUR

ANTIQUE BIJAR RUG WITH MINA KHANI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-194

Size: 7ft 1in x 4ft 4in (216 x 132cm).

Antique Persian Bijar rug of traditional mina khani design with excellent natural dyed colours.

Circa 1880.

The rug has excellent colour and design, the mina khani (many flowers) design which is beautifully drawn, note the very soft yellow and light blues and greens. The ivory ground border with a flower and oak leaf design frames the rug well. As with most older Bijar weavings this rug is on a wool foundation.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic floor use.

Stock Number: H-194.
£6,000
| $8,362 USD | €6,992 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, HERATI DESIGN, LATE ...

Item Ref
H-201

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 6in (195 x 137cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug, with triple medallion design, outstanding drawing and colour. The two large medallions and small central medallion are surrounded by a field with the herati design. Note the beautifully drawn main border on an ivory ground.

Late 19th century.

The rug is in outstanding condition with full pile and only slight signs of wear, original kilim end finish at the lower end.

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

A superb display item.

Stock Number: H-201.
£6,000
| $8,362 USD | €6,992 EUR

ANTIQUE SHEKARLU QASHQAI RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN, EXCELLENT ...

Item Ref
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
| $8,362 USD | €6,992 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, BEAUTIFUL DRAWING WITH ...

Item Ref
R-1802

Size: 8ft 2in x 5ft 1in (248 x 154cm).

A very good Antique Tribal Qashqai rug, triple linked medallion design with excellent colour.

Late 19th century.

A classic Qashqai tribal rug with three medallions, the rug is covered with tribal design elements. There are many very well drawn animals. The rug retains its original checkerboard finishes at both ends. The multiple borders are of classic Qashqai design.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, the rug is of fine weave with good wool, the rug has a nice floppy handle in the hand.

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

Stock Number: R-1802.
£5,500
| $7,665 USD | €6,410 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG WITH BIRD BORDER, ...

Item Ref
R-1720

Size: 7ft 7in x 4ft 9in (230 x 144cm).

Antique South West Persian Kashkuli Qashqai rug with floral design. Note the unusual bird border.

Circa 1900.

A very attractive rug by the Kashkuli sub tribe of the Qashqai. The rug has a dark indigo field with a small central medallion containing the Qashqai emblem. The field is covered in a floral spray design with the corners in a madder red. A feature of the rug is the classic Kashkuli bird and flower border. This is a very good decorative Kashkuli rug.

The rug has even wear with good pile.

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

A superb collectible display item.

Stock Number: R-1720.
£5,500
| $7,665 USD | €6,410 EUR

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

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
| $7,665 USD | €6,410 EUR

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

Item Ref
CA-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: CA-001
£5,500
| $7,665 USD | €6,410 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR LONG RUG, EXCELLENT DESIGN AND ...

Item Ref
H-209

Size: 8ft 10in x 5ft 3in (270 x 161cm).

Antique South Persian Afshar long rug large medallion design.

Circa 1880.

A rug of superb colour and design with very fine soft glossy wool. The medallion is of the traditional Afshar hexagonal shape with the small arrowheads at the ends. The medallion is filled with a lattice of small colourful octagons. The rest of the field and the borders reflect Afshar weaving at its best. Both ends retain the original fine stripped kilims.... although slightly ragged in places.

Excellent condition with even wear, medium pile.

Hand washed and ready for use.

Stock Number: H-209.
£5,500
| $7,665 USD | €6,410 EUR

ANTIQUE RUG BY THE LURI TRIB, OUTSTANDING ...

Item Ref
R-1446

Size: 7ft 5inx 5ft 3in (226 x 160cm).

Antique Luri tribal rug in outstanding condition with classic design.

Circa 1900.

This rug is an excellent example of Luri tribal weaving, with a field of four latch hook medallions. The medallions are filled with rosettes and other tribal devices, the indigo blue field contains many small animals, flowers and tribal designs. The border designs are typical of Luri work.

The rug has very slight wear with good full pile, the wool quality and colours are outstanding. The rug is also of a very useful size being slightly larger than normal.

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

Stock Number: R-1446.
£5,000
| $6,968 USD | €5,827 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR VASE DESIGN RUG, VERY FINE ...

Item Ref
PM-02

Size: 5ft 0in x 4ft 6in. (153 x 137cm).

Antique Afshar rug of 'vase' design on an ivory ground.

2nd half 19th century.

This is a scarce rug of very fine weave, the design is a large vase with a floral spray surrounded by flowers and leaves with stars. The borders are beautifully drawn examples of classic Afshar designs. The rug has a wonderful array of soft pastel colours.

The rug is in good condition for its age, it has a very thin cloth like handle, even overall wear with low pile. There are some old re-weaves and repairs scattered throughout the field.

Very soft wool, hand washed and ready for use.

A rug suitable to be displayed ad a wall hanging.

Stock number: PM-02.
£4,950
| $6,898 USD | €5,769 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, TRIPLE MEDALLION WITH ...

Item Ref
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
| $6,271 USD | €5,244 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG OF UNUSUAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-257

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 4in (210 x 132cm).

A good Antique Tribal Qashqai rug with unusual all over design on a sky blue ground.

Circa 1880.

The rug has a very light indigo blue ground which is covered with a floral design consisting of large boteh and flowers with the field filled with small rosette flower heads.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, the rug is of fine weave with good wool, the rug has a nice floppy handle in the hand.

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

Stock Number: H-257.
£4,500
| $6,271 USD | €5,244 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER VILLAGE RUG, MOTHER AND CHILD ...

Item Ref
R-1594

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 0in (196 x 123cm).

An outstanding example of a Malayer rug with the 'mother and child' boteh design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

This rug is a rare example from this village featuring this sought after design. The borders of the rug are detailed and very well drawn.

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-1594.
£4,500
| $6,271 USD | €5,244 EUR

ANTIQUE LONG RUG BY THE AFSHAR TRIBE, ...

Item Ref
H-275

Size: 9ft 7in x 4ft 11in (293 x 151cm).

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

Circa 1890.

The rug has rows of floral boteh on a very dark indigo blue ground which is framed by a traditional Afshar floral border. The rug has superb long stripped kilims at both ends.

Good condition with slight even wear, good pile.
The rug has been hand washed and is ready for use.

A good furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: H-275.
£4,250
| $5,923 USD | €4,953 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG WITH CANE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-258

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

Antique South West Persian Khamseh Rug with cane design.

Circa 1880.

A good example of a Khamseh tribal rug, cane design with two medallions. Each of the medallions is filled with tribal elements including pecking chickens.

The border is of a classic Khamseh design.

Excellent condition with even wear and medium pile.

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

Stock Number: H-258.
£4,250
| $5,923 USD | €4,953 EUR

ANTIQUE ABEDEH RUG WITH ZILI SULTAN DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1962

Size: 7ft 5in x 5ft 0in (227 x 152cm).

Antique Abedeh rug with the classic Zili Sultan ‘vase and peacock’ design, the rug has excellent soft colours on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of fine weave and an excellent example of type, the border design is unusual for this design of rug, the simple red ground with pomegranate flowers is usually associated with the earliest examples. Note all the small birds in the field design surrounding the vases of flowers.

The rug is in excellent condition with 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.

The rug is of a larger size than is normally found.

Stock Number: R-1962.
£4,250
| $5,923 USD | €4,953 EUR

ANTIQUE TABRIZ RUG WITH SAFAVID INSPIRED VASE ...

Item Ref
H-307

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 6in (200 x 138cm).

Antique Tabriz rug with all over Safavid inspired vase design.

Circa 1920.

The rug has a soft indigo blue field covered with a 'vase' design with floral palmettes and vines. The dark indigo blue border with floral design frames the rug well.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug is of very fine weave with soft wool.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-307.
£4,250
| $5,923 USD | €4,953 EUR

ANTIQUE SAROUK RUG, BEAUTIFUL FLORAL SPRAY DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
W-026

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 2in (200 x 127cm).

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

Circa 1900/20.

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

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. There are a few old areas of historic moth damage in the lower right hand corner, these are well blended into the rug and difficult to see. The rug has very firm tight weave.

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

Stock Number: W-026.
£4,250
| $5,923 USD | €4,953 EUR

ANTIQUE FARAGHAN RUG OF CLASSIC GARDEN SHRUB ...

Item Ref
R-1119

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

Antique 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
| $5,567 USD | €4,656 EUR

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH TRIBAL RUG, SUPERB DESIGN WITH ...

Item Ref
R-115

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

Antique 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
| $5,567 USD | €4,656 EUR

ANTIQUE NOMADIC TRIBAL KHAMSEH RUG WITH BOTEH ...

Item Ref
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. 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
| $5,505 USD | €4,603 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL AFSHAR RUG WITH REPEAT HERATTI ...

Item Ref
H-139

Size: 5ft 5in x 4ft 5in. (164 x 135cm).

Antique tribal Afshar rug with repeat heratti design.

2nd half 19th century.

An interesting early tribal Afshar rug with a repeat heratti (leaf) design on a dark indigo blue ground. The field is also covered with small tribal devices such as amulets. The borders are of classic design. Note the long kilim ends with a band of weft work decoration.

Good condition with even wear, medium pile.

Very soft wool with a floppy handle, hand washed and ready for use. The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

Stock number: H-139.
£3,950
| $5,505 USD | €4,603 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER VILLAGE RUG WITH VASE AND ...

Item Ref
R-2029

Size: 6ft 10in x 3ft 10in (209 x 117cm).

A good example of a Malayer rug with the 'vase and peacock' design on a dark indigo blue ground.

Circa 1900.

This rug is a scarce example from this village featuring this well known design, the vases are of a large size with peacocks on either side. The borders of the rug are detailed, very well drawn and always associated with this village. The rug has a superb range of colours.

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-2029.
£3,750
| $5,226 USD | €4,370 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI KASHKULI RUG, BOTEH DESIGN ON ...

Item Ref
R-1379

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 8in (165 x 111cm).

Antique 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
| $4,878 USD | €4,079 EUR

ANTIQUE SENNEH RUG, IVORY GROUND WITH HERATI ...

Item Ref
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
| $4,878 USD | €4,079 EUR

ANTIQUE ABEDEH VILLAGE RUG, TRIBAL DESIGN, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
R-1937

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 11in (200 x 151cm).

Antique Abedeh rug with the tribal medallion design, a rug with outstanding colour.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of a traditional tribal design with a small central medallion, the field is filled with tribal design elements such as flowers, shrubs and even two strange little human figures standing either side of the central medallion. The border is a very pleasing feature of this rug.

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.

Stock Number: R-1937.
£3,250
| $4,529 USD | €3,788 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI LONG RUG, VERY UNUSUSL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1315

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

A good Antique 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
| $4,529 USD | €3,788 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR NERIZ RUG WITH VASE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
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
| $4,529 USD | €3,788 EUR

ANTIQUE ABEDEH RUG WITH ZILI SULTAN DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
AOR-047

Size: 7ft 3in x 4ft 11in (220 x 150cm).

Antique Abedeh rug with the classic Zili Sultan ‘vase and peacock’ design, the rug has excellent colours on an ivory ground.

Circa 1920.

This is a superb example of type, with excellent colour and soft wool, the red ground border is of unusual design and frames the rug well.
Note all the small birds in the field design surrounding the vases of flowers.

The rug is in excellent condition with 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.

This rug has a well recorded history, it was exhibited in 1938 in Johannesburg, South Africa, and was then taken by the owner to Switzerland and in 1999 it was sold at auction in Zurich. The original auction catalogue is included with the rug.

Stock Number: AOR-047.
£2,950
| $4,111 USD | €3,438 EUR

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH TRIBAL RUG, PECKING CHICKENS, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
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
| $3,832 USD | €3,205 EUR

ANTIQUE TABRIZ RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN AND ...

Item Ref
R-1344

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

Antique 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
| $3,832 USD | €3,205 EUR

ANTIQUE KARAJA RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN, HARD ...

Item Ref
R-1990

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 8in (185 x 142cm).

Antique Karaja rug of traditional design with three medallions and a classic Karaja border.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug has thick heavy pile with good colours including nice greens, blues and a terracotta red field.

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1990.
£2,500
| $3,484 USD | €2,914 EUR

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH TRIBAL RUG, VERY FINE, ALL ...

Item Ref
MA-08

Size: 5ft 7in x 4ft 8in (170 x 143cm).

Antique Khamseh tribal rug with all over shrub design on an light blue ground.

Circa 1900.

This is a very fine rug with an all over floral shrub design on a light indigo blue field. The border design is of a classic Khamseh design.

The rug is in good condition with a even wear and low pile. The rug has a number of old repairs and both ends have been re-woven so that the rug is complete.

The rug is suitable for light domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MA-08.
£2,500
| $3,484 USD | €2,914 EUR

ANTIQUE SENNEH RUG WITH ZILI SULTAN DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-155

Size: 7ft 1in x 5ft 7in (217 x 171cm).

Antique Senneh region village rug with the classic Zili Sultan ‘vase and peacock’ design, the rug has excellent colours on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is of fine weave and an excellent example of type, the border design is typical for this design of rug. The rug is of firm weave with thick dense pile.

The rug is in excellent condition with 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.

Stock Number: H-155.
£2,500
| $3,484 USD | €2,914 EUR

ANTIQUE KHAMSEH RUG WITH REPEAT BOTEH DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-210

Size: 5ft 6in x 4ft 4in (167 x 132cm).

Antique Khamseh tribal rug with the well known large scale boteh design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug is covered with five rows of large boteh and in between them the field is covered in 100's of very small boteh. The border design is of a classic Khamseh design. The rug has the original checkerboard design at both ends. The rug has excellent natural dyes throughout.

The rug is in good condition with a 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: H-210.
£2,500
| $3,484 USD | €2,914 EUR

ANTIQUE BAKHTIARI RUG WITH MINA KHANI DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS11-12

Size: 6ft 11in x 5ft 3in (212 x 147cm).

Antique Bakhtiari village rug with all over mina khani design.

Circa 1900

A beautiful village weaving with a very well drawn version of the mina khani design on a soft red ground. The flowers are drawn in soft pastel colours including pinks, blues, greens, olive and yellow. The boarder is of a very pleasing design and frames the rug well.

Excellent condition with slight wear and good pile. The rug will stand up to heavy domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MS11-12.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER VILLAGE RUG WITH AFSHAR STYLE ...

Item Ref
R-2045

Size: 6ft 2in x 3ft 9in (187 x 115cm).

A good example of a Malayer rug with an interesting shield design on an indigo blue ground.

Circa 1900/10.

The shield design is often found on Afshar tribal rugs, on this rug it is very well drawn and balanced. The ivory ground floral border frames the rug well.

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-2045.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE KASHAN RUG, GREAT COLOUR WITH LOW ...

Item Ref
R-1957

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 4in (198 x 133cm).

Antique Persian Kashan rug of tradition design, unusual yellow central medallion and very fine floral design.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of traditional Kashan design, a small central medallion on a dark indigo blue ground, surrounded by floral sprays. The madder red spandrels with a scrolling lattice are beautifully drawn. The use of yellow in the central medallion really sets this rug apart from the normal Kashan's that we see.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and low pile, giving this rug the lived with and loved look so suitable for that house or cottage in the country.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-1957.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE TAFRESH VILLAGE RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-312

Size: 6ft 0in x 4ft 5in (183 x 134cm).

A good example of a North West Persian Tafresh village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of the traditional medallion design associated with Tafresh village with an undyed ivory wool ground, small flecks of wool from black and brown sheep can be found as well.

The rug has a well-drawn floral design and very pleasing soft colour, note the small birds drawn within the design, I have managed to find 21 so far, there may be more.

The rug is in outstanding condition with almost no wear and full pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: H-312.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE ABEDEH RUG QASHQAI WEAVERS, TRIBAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1938

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 7in (202 x 140cm).

Antique Abedeh rug with the tribal medallion design.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of a traditional tribal design with a small central medallion, the field is filled with tribal design elements such as flowers, shrubs, birds and even little human figures.

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.

Stock Number: R-1938.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE LURI TRIBAL LONG RUG, BOLD DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-254

Size: 9ft 8inx 4ft 8in (295 x 143cm).

Antique South West Persian Luri tribal long rug with linked medallion design.

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is of typical Luri design, bold linked medallions with vibrant colour. This is a striking rug that will make a statement in any room. The rug has its original end finishes which include weft work decoration.

The rug has slight wear with good pile, the wool quality and colours are outstanding. The rug is also of a very useful size being slightly larger than normal.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use such as a hallway.

Stock Number: H-254.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1400

Size: 7ft 1in x 5ft 9in (215 x 176cm).

Antique Afshar rug of classic design

Circa 1900

Antique Afshar rug of classic design, with an indigo field containing three ivory medallions. The border is well drawn and typical of Afshar weaving. The rug has superb natural colours throughout.

The rug 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: R-1400.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER VILLAGE RUG WITH ALL OVER ...

Item Ref
R-1708

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 7in (201 x 140cm).

Antique North West Persian rug from the town of Malayer, the rug has an all over large size herati design on a dark indigo blue ground.

Circa 1920.

The rug is well drawn with pleasing colour, the border complements the rug well.

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-1708.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE SENNEH RUG, IVORY GROUND, CLASSIC DESIGN ...

Item Ref
R-218

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 7in.

Antique rug from the town of Senneh.

Circa 1900.

An excellent rug with well drawn all over design, typical of Senneh weaving.

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

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock number: R-218.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

OLD AFSHAR LONG RUG, TRIBAL DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-361

Size: 9ft 1in x 4ft 2in (278 x 126cm).

Old long rug by the Afshar tribe.

Circa 1920

A traditional Afshar rug of tribal design, this is a good example with excellent wool and colour, note the birds, animal and people through out the rug.

long rugs of this size are hard to find

Excellent condition with very slight wear and full pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Ref: R-361.
£2,250
| $3,136 USD | €2,622 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER VILLAGE RUG, HERATI DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-712

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 5in (188 x 135cm).

Antique North West Persian rug from the town of Malayer, the rug has an all over herati design on a dark indigo blue ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug is well drawn with pleasing colour, the ivory coloured border complements the rug well and is of an interesting design.

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-712.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

ANTIQUE KURDISH VILLAGE RUG, STRIKING DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1907

Size: 6ft 3in x 3ft 11in (190 x 119cm).

Antique Kurdish rug from the Greater Hamadan region, Mehraban district or from Borodjert village.

Circa 1900.

The design is most unusual, with large floral rosettes in soft pastel colours floating on a midnight indigo blue field. The light indigo blue border sets the rug off very well.

The colours throughout the rug are most striking, they are all natural dyes in a superb range of colours.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1907.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

ANTIQUE QUM RUG WITH ALL OVER FLORAL ...

Item Ref
H-255

Size: 6ft 11in x 4ft 6in (210 x 136cm).

Antique Persian Qum rug with all over floral design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1920.

The rug has an overall soft colour palette, with ivory, reds, pinks, greens and blues. The field design is very well drawn with large scale floral palmettes and leaves. The borders frame the rug very well and are also of a floral design.

The rug is in outstanding condition with slight wear and good fine pile of soft lambs wool.

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

Stock Number: H-255.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

OLD BIJAR RUG WITH SMALL MEDALLION, FIRM ...

Item Ref
R-2023

Size: 7ft 3in x 4ft 7in (222 x 140cm).

A traditional Bidjar rug of very firm dense weave, the rug has a traditional small medallion design with fine herati to the field on a clear madder red ground.

Circa 1920.

The ivory ground floral border is a very attractive feature of this rug and matches the small medallion. Due to the very firm dense weave rugs from Bijar are known as the Iron Carpets.

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

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

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

Stock Number: R-2023.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR RUG WITH ALL OVER SMALL ...

Item Ref
R-2017

Size: 4ft 9in x 4ft 5in (144 x 135cm).

Antique Afshar rug with all over small boteh design.

Circa 1900.

A rug of superb colour and design with very soft glossy wool. The rug has a classic Afshar border design. The multi coloured small boteh cover the dark indigo blue field, of particular note are the three ladies with a goat and a peacock.

Excellent condition with even wear, medium pile.

Very soft wool, hand washed and ready for use.

Stock Number: R-2017.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

OLD VARAMIN REGION RUG WITH MINA KHANI ...

Item Ref
R-841

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 6in (197 x 138cm).

Old rug from the Varamin Region, the weavers were of Kurdish origin.

Circa 1920.

The rug has the well know large scale Mina Khani design which is typical of rugs from Varamin.

The rug has a light feel due to the very soft light indigo blue and ivory used throughout.

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-841
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

ANTIQUE QASHQAI RUG, TRADITIONAL TRIBAL DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1245

Size: 8ft 2in x 5ft 4in (250 x 162cm).

A good Antique Qashqai rug, with classic medallion design and superb colour.

Circa 1920.

A good Qashqai rug with excellent wool and superb colour. The design is one of the most classic of all Qashqai designs, note the horses heads on the pillars at the sides. Excellent floral border.

The rug is in excellent condition with 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.

Stock Number: R-1245.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

ANTIQUE SAROUK RUG WITH MEDALLION, VERY FINE ...

Item Ref
R-1138

Size: 6ft 3in x 4ft 2in (190 x 127cm).

Antique Sarouk rug with central medallion.

Circa 1900

A good rug of classic Sarouk design, with fine detailed drawing. The rug has a very soft colour palette and the ivory border gives it a very light feel.

Good condition with even wear and medium/low pile

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1138.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

ANTIQUE MAZLAHAN VILLAGE RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
H-216

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 7in (206 x 140cm).

A good North West Persian 'Mazlahan' village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region.

Circa 1900/20.

Mazlahan village is located to the east of the city of Hamadan, the village is well known for producing a unique design of rug that is not found anywhere else. The unique feature of the design is the bold 'lightning strike' effect outlining the large central medallion.

This rug features a camel ground medallion containing a simple repeat shrub design, this is surrounded by some flowers and a number of birds. The outer field has a dark indigo ground and is covered in columns of various flower heads. The main border is a pleasing version of the 'turtle' design which is often found on Mazlahan rugs.

The rug is in good 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: H-216.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

OLD AFSHAR RUG WITH REPEAT SHIELD DESIGN ...

Item Ref
R-1560

Size: 7ft 9in x 5ft 0in (237 x 152cm).

Old Afshar rug of repeat shield design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1920.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight even wear and full pile. This is a very firm rug that will stand up to very heavy use. The rug is of larger than average size and is perfect for furnishing use. The design is well drawn with excellent colour.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1560.
£1,950
| $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR

OLD QASHQAI SHIRAZ RUG WITH LARGE BOTEH ...

Item Ref
R-2001

Size: 8ft 2in x 5ft 1in (250 x 156cm).

Old tribal style rug, Shiraz region, probably by settled weavers from the Qashqai tribe.

Circa 1920

A good large size rug with all over large boteh design on a soft terracotta ground. The diagonal rows of boteh are in alternating colours. The traditional borders frame the rug well.

Good condition with even wear and good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use.

An excellent furnishing rug suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-2001.
£1,850
| $2,578 USD | €2,156 EUR

ANTIQUE KASHAN RUG OF TRADITIONAL DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1929

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 4in (203 x 132cm).

Antique Persian Kashan rug of tradition design, central medallion and very fine floral design.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of traditional Kashan design, a small central medallion on a dark indigo blue ground, surrounded by floral sprays. The madder red border frames the rug well.

The rug 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: R-1929.
£1,850
| $2,578 USD | €2,156 EUR

ANTIQUE TRIBAL QASHQAI RUG, MEDALLION DESIGN, FADED ...

Item Ref
R-1058

Size: 8ft 2in x 4ft 2in (215 x 148cm).

A good Antique single medallion Qashqai rug, with tribal design and faded colour.

late 19th century.

The rug has a large central medallions containing the traditional Qashqai design along with other tribal elements, the indigo blue field is filled with tribal design such as flowers, birds and animals. The rug has a faded look. The border is of a flower and boteh design.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium 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-1058.
£1,850
| $2,578 USD | €2,156 EUR

ANTIQUE ISFAHAN RUG WITH ALL OVER REPEAT ...

Item Ref
R-744

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 9in (203 x 144cm).

Antique Isfahan rug with an interesting all over repeat design of a vase of flowers with Cyprus trees on either side, all framed within a fine lattice.

Circa 1910.

The rug is of a fine weave and has a soft colour palette.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use such as a bedroom or living room.

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

Stock Number: R-744



£1,850
| $2,578 USD | €2,156 EUR

OLD SAROUK RUG WITH TRADITIONAL DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1839

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 2in (202 x 126cm).

Old Persian Sarouk rug with traditional medallion design.

Circa 1920

The rug has a typical open field design with floral sprays, the use of yellow and ivory gives the rug a light feel. The rug is of a firm weave with a heavy handle making it ideal for furnishing use.

Excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile, ideal for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1839.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE ISFAHAN RUG, FINE WEAVE AND TRADITIONAL ...

Item Ref
R-1767

Size: 7ft 1in x 4ft 11in (215 x 149cm).

Antique Isfahan rug with a traditional small medallion design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of a fine weave and has a very well drawn floral design to the field, the rug has a superb colour palette. The border is of a classic design and very well drawn.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use such as a bedroom or living room.

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

Stock Number: R-1767.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR NERIZ RUG WITH SHIELD DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
MS11-23

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 9in (200 x 146cm).

Antique Afshar Neriz rug of repeat shield design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

An interesting example of a Afshar Neriz rug with large scale shields on an ivory ground. This design could represent tribal tents or it could have other tribal meaning. The field is filled with tribal design elements such as flowers and stars. The boarders are of typical Afshar design.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and good pile. This is a very firm rug that will stand up to very heavy use. The weave is typical for Neriz rugs with a firm and heavy handle. The rug has one old patch repair that can be seen in the images and the ends are a little ragged, this is reflected in the price.

The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MS11-23.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE ISFAHAN PRAYER RUG OF FLORAL VASE ...

Item Ref
R-760

Size: 6ft 7in x 4ft 6in (200 x 136cm).

Antique Isfahan prayer rug with a very traditional floral vase design.

Circa 1900.

The floral spray growing out of the vase is flanked on either side by trees with blossom.

The rug has an overall soft colour palate.

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

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: R-760
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER RUG WITH FLORAL ROSE DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
KATR-1

Size: 6ft 3in x 4ft 5in (191 x 135cm).

A good Malayer rug with a floral design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of a repeat floral design, probably roses. The design is of French influence and known as 'gul Furangi'. The borders of the rug are detailed and very well drawn.

The rug is in good 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: KATR-1.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE SAROUK RUG, CLASSIC DESIGN & COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
R-143

Size: 5ft 0in x 3ft 7in (152 x 110cm).

Antique Sarouk rug

Circa 1920

A good rug of classic Sarouk design & colour

Excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-143
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE VILLAGE RUG, GREATER HAMADAN REGION, BEAUTIFUL ...

Item Ref
R-1384

Size: 6ft 4in x 4ft 7in (192 x 140cm).

A good village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region.

Circa 1920.

This rug is an outstanding example of a village weaving, with a pleasing design and superb soft colours. The rug has a central medallion surrounded by floral sprays. The soft powder blue is a very pleasing colour.

The border has a well-drawn floral design and is also on a powder blue ground.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use. A very attractive furnishing rug.

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

Stock Number: R-1384.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE RUG BY THE KHAMSEH TRIBE, ALL ...

Item Ref
MA-04

Size: 6ft 3in x 4ft 4in (191 x 131cm).

Antique Khamseh tribal rug with the well known boteh design on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug is covered with many small boteh and in between each one there is a small bird and flowers. The border design is of a classic Khamseh design.

The rug is in good condition with a even wear and medium pile. The rug retains the original short kilim at both ends.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: MA-04.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE ABEDEH RUG WITH ZILI SULTAN DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1482

Size: 6ft 4in x 4ft 10in (192 x 147cm).

Antique Abedeh rug with the classic Zili Sultan ‘vase and peacock’ design, the rug has excellent soft colours on an ivory ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of fine weave and an excellent example of type, the border design is typical for this design of rug. Note all the small birds in the field design surrounding the vases of flowers.

The rug is in excellent condition with 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.

Stock Number: R-1482.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE ISFAHAN RUG WITH SMALL MEDALLION, GOOD ...

Item Ref
R-1523

Size: 6ft 9in x 4ft 8in (206 x 141cm).

Antique Isfahan rug with small medallion design.

Circa 190.

The rug is of a fine weave and has a floral design to the field, the rug has an overall soft colour palette. The border is of a classic design and very well drawn.

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

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use such as a bedroom or living room.

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

Stock Number: R-1523.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

OLD TABRIZ RUG OF TRADITIONAL FLORAL MEDALLION ...

Item Ref
R-1575

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 3in (202 x 129cm).

Antique Tabriz rug of classic floral design with a central medallion on a light ivory ground.

Circa 1920/30.

The rug is finely woven and has a very detailed design, the border has a green ground which is most unusual.

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-1575.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE MALAYER RUG WITH ALL OVER LATTICE ...

Item Ref
R-1572

Size: 6ft 6in x 4ft 1in (198 x 124cm).

Antique rug from the town of Malayer, the rug has an all over lattice design on a dark indigo blue ground.

Circa 1900.

The rug is well drawn with pleasing colour, the border complements the rug well.

The rug is in excellent condition with even wear and medium pile, there is one small old repair to the center of the rug, this is very difficult to see..

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

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

Stock Number: R-1572.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE KURDISH VILLAGE RUG, HAMADAN REGION, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
R-1603

Size: 7ft 1in x 5ft 3in (215 x 161cm).

A good Kurdish village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region.

Circa 1900/20.

This rug is a good example of Persian village weaving, with a pleasing design and superb colours. The rug has a large central medallion in a soft peach orange.

The border has a well-drawn floral design and is on an indigo blue ground.

The rug is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile. The rug is suitable for normal domestic use. A very attractive furnishing rug of good size.

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

Stock Number: R-1603.
£1,750
| $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR RUG, SINGLE MEDALLION DESIGN, CIRCA ...

Item Ref
W-021

Size: 5ft 9in x 5ft 0in (175 x 152cm).

Antique Afshar rug with single large medallion design.

Circa 1900

An interesting Afshar rug of a very rustic design, the rug is of a slightly uneven square shape with a large medallion in soft madder red with a smaller ivory medallion inside. The corners are in a glowing indigo blue filled with simple flowers. The ivory main border is a well drawn example of a classic Afshar design.

The rug is in original 'as found' condition with even wear, slightly heavier in places with medium / low pile. The ends are a little ragged and the sides have some wear.

Hand washed and ready for use or display. A good rustic tribal Afshar rug.

Stock Number: W-021.
£1,650
| $2,299 USD | €1,923 EUR

ANTIQUE TABRIZ PRAYER RUG OF FLORAL VASE ...

Item Ref
R-1927

Size: 6ft 10in x 4ft 7in (190 x 140cm).

Old Tabriz rug with all over floral vase prayer design.

Circa 1920.

The rug has a large central vase surrounded by floral sprays. The rug has a vibrant colour palette.

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.

Stock Number: R-1927.
£1,500
| $2,090 USD | €1,748 EUR

OLD SAROUK RUG, SINGLE MEDALLION, PERFECT CONDITION, ...

Item Ref
MA-07

Size: 6ft 3in x 4ft 2in (244 x 161cm).

Old Sarouk rug with central medallion.

Circa 1950

A good rug of classic Sarouk floral design, with fine detailed drawing. The rug has a red field with soft blues and pinks in the design. The ivory border gives the rug a lighter feel.

Outstanding condition with no wear and full pile.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MA-07.
£1,500
| $2,090 USD | €1,748 EUR

OLD KURDISH RUG, UNUSUAL DESIGN, LARGE INSCRIPTION ...

Item Ref
MA-02

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 0in (187 x 122cm).

An interesting old village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region, woven by Kurdish weavers .

Circa 1900/20.

The rug is of a three medallion design with the central medallion bearing a long inscription with also contains some dates. The medallions are most unusual as they are of the Turkmen turreted gul design. (may be this is a wedding rug for a marriage between a Turkmen and a Kurdish person).

The rug has a well-drawn repeat shrub design which contrasts well with the dark indigo blue field colour.

The rug is in good 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: MA-02.
£1,500
| $2,090 USD | €1,748 EUR

ANTIQUE TAFRESH VILLAGE RUG OF CLASSIC DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1861

Size: 6ft 1in x 4ft 5in (186 x 134cm).

A good example of a North West Persian Tafresh village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region.

Circa 1900.

The rug is of the traditional medallion design associated with Tafresh village.

The rug has a well-drawn floral design and very pleasing soft colour.

The rug is in good 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-1861.
£1,450
| $2,021 USD | €1,690 EUR

OLD NAIN RUG, VERY FINE WEAVE, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
R-1754

Size: 5ft 8in x 3ft 10in (172 x 116cm).

Old Persian Nain rug, lambs wool on a fine cotton foundation.

circa 1930.

The rug is of fine weave with tight fine pile of lambs wool, the carpet has a velvet like feel.

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

The colours are superb, with a deep red ground with the design in beautiful soft pastel colours. The border has the same design as the field with an ivory ground.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile, and has recently been hand washed.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

The rug is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1754.
£1,450
| $2,021 USD | €1,690 EUR

ANTIQUE MAZLAHAN RUG, TRADITIONAL DESIGN, GOOD COLOUR, ...

Item Ref
H-234

Size: 6ft 8in x 4ft 4in (202 x 133cm).

A good North West Persian 'Mazlahan' village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region.

Circa 1920.

Mazlahan village is located to the east of the city of Hamadan, the village is well known for producing a unique design of rug that is not found anywhere else. The unique feature of the design is the bold 'lightning strike' effect outlining the large central medallion.

The rug is of floral rosette design with some small animals and stars. The ivory ground border is very attractive.

The rug is in good 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: H-234.
£1,450
| $2,021 USD | €1,690 EUR

OLD ARDABIL RUG WITH CAUCASIAN PEREPEDIL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1460.

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 5in (195 x 134cm).

Old Persian Ardabil region rug with Caucasian Perepedil design on a soft red ground.

Circa 1920.

The rug is of classic design with an overall soft colour palette, this is a good strong furnishing rug.

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-1460.
£1,450
| $2,021 USD | €1,690 EUR

ANTIQUE AFSHAR NERIZ RUG WITH REPEAT CYPRESS ...

Item Ref
W-023

Size: 6ft 5in x 4ft 11in (196 x 151cm).

Antique Persian Afshar rug of the Neriz type from the Kerman region of Southern Persia.

Circa 1900.

The rug has an all over repeat Cypress tree design on an ivory ground, the floral borders have some very attractive soft indigo blue.

The rug is in good condition with even wear and medium pile. There are some spots of heavier wear in the middle of the rug and some corrosion to the browns. The rug has a firm handle as is typical of Neriz weavings.

The rug is suitable for normal domestic use.

Stock Number: W-023.
£1,450
| $2,021 USD | €1,690 EUR

ANTIQUE HAMADAN REGION VILLAGE RUG, UNUSUAL DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-1991

Size: 7ft 4in x 4ft 4in (223 x 131cm).

A good village rug from the Greater Hamadan Region with an unusual medallion design.

Circa 1920.

This is an interesting rug with a scarce medallion design with large boteh in the corners. The colour contrast between the indigo blue and the ivory is quite striking.

The border is a repeat design on a lighter indigo blue ground.

The rug is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile. The rug is suitable for heavy domestic use. A good tough hard wearing furnishing rug.

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

Stock Number: R-1991.
£1,450
| $2,021 USD | €1,690 EUR