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Rugs for the sake of rugs

  • Large Sistan Baluch khorjin (bagface). Very graphic with saturated natural dyes including aubergine and several green-blue hues.
    price:  $300 plus shipping

  • East Anatolian Kurdish rug with saturated madder-red ground and matching red weft. Great color with green, sky-blue, golds and ox-blood. Several condition ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Central Anatolian Konya long rug, beautiful color and texture, very fragmented and worn. Former Charles Lave collection, Inv#C-136. Nice use of abrash, ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Small camel-ground Baluch rug with zoomorphic looking botehs. Very cute piece with some damage but complete.
    price:  $450 plus shipping

  • Colorful Tibetan square, an older example with great abrash.
    price:  $950

  • Chinese Ningxia throneback with a double crane roundel surrounded by clouds. 18th century type with remarkable wool and great condition. Buy it ... read more
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  • Northwest Anatolia / Bergama area Yuntdag rug with iconic Holbein strap-work design. Great use of complimentary contrasting color. About 5' square.
    price:  on request

  • lush velvety Tekke Turkmen main carpet with rounded guls. fragmented at sides, missing a border.
    price:  SOLD

  • Tibetan Wangden type warp-faced back seating square. (apx. 3 feet square)
    price:  $3000 obo

  • Tang Dynasty silk fragment with a large composite dragon in a pearl roundel. Central China, 8th century. An unusually rendered dragon perhaps ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • 18th century Anatolian fragment, Aksaray? nice and colorful, mounted and conserved.
    price:  on request

  • Boucher-esque Khorosan Baluch rug with Memling tile design. Animals drawn all over the place including the field, border, and even within the ... read more
    price:  $1500

  • Very old, very large Kizyl Ayak chuval. Much larger than most with a great weave, floppy handle, great spacing, and rich saturated ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Six Gul Tekke Torba, a nice honest earlier example with great wool quality and color. Obvious condition issues. Recently found in Greece.
    price:  not too expensive

  • old Tekke Turkmen main carpet fragment from an early or mid century piece. a vertical strip with 10 guls representing the full ... read more
    price:  $175

  • Baluch shrub bagface with fiery ochre and polychromatic blues. Shrubs here are in a lattice. Glossy wool. All great vegetal dyes. 21"x19"
    price:  SOLD

  • Central Asian Ersari chuval with mina-khani design. an early version of this type with two shades of insect pink, silk,two or three ... read more
    price:  $750

  • Bashir / Ersari ? Middle Amu Darya bannded chuval, silk highihgts, fragmented at the sides with some vissible old repair. Nice colors, ... read more
    price:  $1250

  • Northwest Persian flatwoven bag. Probably Kurdish. Not quite ' reverse sumak '. One side is flat while the other is more textured. ... read more
    price:  $495

  • Yomut Chuval, Former David Reuben piece published in 'Gols and Guls 2' as plate 35 with description reading... "Yomut Family Juval 72x125 (2'6"x4'1") ... read more
    price:  $3000

  • Bulgarian embroidery, late Ottoman or early independence period (19th century). Silk highlights with a crisp design. Very charming!
    price:  $160

  • Indo-Isfahan Carpet, second half of the 17th century. Worn and with scattered repairs but complete. Apx. 8'x18'
    price:  on request

  • Baluch Rug with hexagonal tile field pattern. Very soft and pliable blanket-like handle. Poly-chromatic blue and open drawing with an abstracted animal, ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • worn antique Khorosan Baluch rug with great star border. Diagonal stripes with a pile rendition of flatweave design. corrosive browns.
    price:  $185 plus shippig

  • Crazy Baluch octagon star bag with animals. Tribal khorjin from Khorosan with an eccentric take on a classic Baluchi type. Very colorful ... read more
    price:  $350 plus shipping

  • Fine old Khorosan Baluch balisht with polychromatic blue abrash. 2'2"x2'9"
    price:  $250

  • Baluch Camel Ground Prayer Rug, fantastically soft wool (just ask the moths!) saturated madder red. Great tactile quality. Good drawing with interesting ... read more
    price:  $550

  • Interesting Senneh or related west Persian bagface with Qajar soldiers bearing swords and birds in the corners, nice wool and saturated natural ... read more
    price:  $550

  • South Persian Bagface, super soft lustrous wool with a great handle. Shrubs in lattice design based on classic Garden Carpet design. The ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Ersari or Uzbek rug with an ikat (ak kymak) design. Fragmented, mounted, and conserved.
    price:  on request

  • Iconic Khorosan Baluch tree rug on a brown ground with an older Timuri border type.
    price:  expensive

  • Kirghiz fragment, older than any Kirghiz piece I've seen with an ancient aesthetic. This piece was sourced in Tibet. It appears to ... read more
    price:  more than most sane people would pay... a lot... approaching ransom

  • Very soft Baluch large balisht (poshti) from Khorossan, has a few knots of blue cotton, all good colors with polychromatic blue and ... read more
    price:  $325

  • Small format Bergama area Turkish rug with an intriguing design related to both sumaks and some yastiks. Squarish shape and nicely drawn ... read more
    price:  $450

  • Super colorful Bashir Central Asian / Middle Amu Darya area carpet. older than most. Worn but more or less complete with an ... read more
    price:  $1150

  • Fine Tekke Turkmen main carpet fragment. Very respectable age with sophisticated color, fine weave, and older drawing features.
    price:  $750 plus shipping

  • Blasted but Beautiful Ersari / Middle Amu Darya ikat inspired Central Asian chuval. Rough condition but old and thin with a soulful ... read more
    price:  $350 plus shipping

  • Huge Turkmen Chuval, probably Ersari but also perhaps on the Kizyl Ayak spectrum. This is a very large ultra meaga chuval, one ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Very Old Central Asian / Uzbek small main carpet with crosses in octagons. Great diverse color and an amazing border of a ... read more
    price:  expensive, please ask if interested

  • Classic Kizyl Ayak Chuval with a blank elem. Tight weave, soft wool,floppy handle, glossy sheen. Published in Hali 148 'Kizil Ayak & ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Crisply drawn Camel Ground Baluch Prayer Rug with elongated stylized hands, depressed warp Khorosan type. a piece from Basha's Baluch Collection. 2'7"x4'7"
    price:  $1800 plus shipping

  • Konya fragment, Excellent Color. Fragment= 12"×29" mount= 15"×31"
    price:  $750

  • Central Anatolian Konya / Capadocia area rug fragment. Former Kirscheim Collection published in ' Orient Stars ' as 17th century with the ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Small Chinese Ningxia rug with bats, cloudbands, and knot designs. Great design and drawing. size is 21"x35"
    price:  on request

  • Anatolian rug with archaic classical Holbein references. 18th century, probably East Anatolian Kurdish but with a palette reminiscent of Karaman area things. ... read more
    price:  $4500

  • Bergama area Anatolian Turkish rug, an early rendition of this uncommon type with saturated color and open drawing, silk knots in the ... read more
    price:  $5500

  • Older Ersari Turkmen chuval
    price:  $1800

  • Old Antique Central Anatolian kilim fragment, mounted and conserved, nice graphics and weave. 33" x 108". Traces of purple 'mosque ink'.
    price:  $1000