Syndicate contentJames Cohen

September 7th, 2013 I am now living and working in London, and I have taken a warehouse at the Park Royal Oriental Carpet Centre. Please feel free to visit me there if you are coming to London. An appointment is advisable. I have a new mobile number for the UK: +44 7747 610 248 if you are interested in 19th century and earlier oriental carpets, runners and rugs with rich colours; Also highly collectable rugs and trappings, please come by to see me, you are very welcome. The things on my website will give you a good idea of the type of stock I keep. Please feel free to write me at if you are interested in any of my listings.

  • Banging Lori Pambak! Look at those giant medallions, talk about art! Beautiful saturated and abrashed green, a real quirky example. 4'10" x
    price:  GBP £680 (approx $880 USD) plus ship

  • Fine antique Heriz runner, narrow, circa 1900. Lovely soft red ground with pretty accents of light blue, green and pink. Cherished size ... read more
    price:  USD $1100 inc ship

  • Delightful Yellow silk Chyrpy sleeve fragment, mounted. Frame 13" (at widest point) x 38"
    price:  GBP £950 Plus shipping

  • Early 19th century Tekke tentband fragment, mounted. Frame 13" x 20"
    price:  GBP £275 plus shipping

  • Jaf bagface fragment, mounted. Beautiful surface and great natural dyes. 23" wide x 20" tall
    price:  GBP £285 plus shipping

  • Cute little Heriz rug circa 1900, 2'6" x 4'0". Low pile but ends and sides, clean and ready for your floor.
    price:  GBP £295 plus ship

  • Antique Tekke main carpet in full, shiny pile. Circa 1900. 6'7" x 8'7" Sides replaced and some pink run shows on the ... read more
    price:  GBP £1,250 + shipping

  • Late 19th century Caucasian runner 3'5" x 12'2". a striking Karabagh runner, with medallions floating on a field of stripes. Nice abrashed ... read more
    price:  GBP £725 + shipping

  • Perfect decorators antique Angora Oushak 10'3" x 13'2" / 312 x 400cm Has one hole, and wear.
    price:  please enquire

  • Super fine Turkoman tentband fragment, unusually wide at 1'9", with beautiful velvety pile and sparkling magenta silk highlights. Must be early 19th ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Qashqai saddlebag, 1'6" x 2'7" / 45 x 84cm opened up.
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Serapi circa 1880 11'6" x 13'7"
    price:  Please enquire

  • Fantastically colourful Kurdish runner 3'6" x 12'4" in full pile, no restorations, and great age
    price:  Please enquire

  • This extraordinary early Karadja is still available. The thickness of pile is really quite something, about an inch or 2.5 cms over ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Richly coloured 19th century Lori Pambak kazak with gorgeous green border. Decent condition with minor repairs. Clean and ready for your floor. ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • 16th-17th century Oushak outer border fragment 4 inches x 108 inches. Beautiful colours and extremely finely woven.
    price:  GBP £650 + shipping

  • Beautiful se Anatolian grain bag. Pure art, with great provenance. Bought from Jim Blackmon Gallery around 15 years ago.
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Antique Mahal carpet 410 x 310cm beautiful green field but heavily worn. No holes.
    price:  GBP £2,000 + ship

  • Oushak carpet, circa 1930, in full pile and square. 335 x 315cm
    price:  GBP £650 + shipping

  • a beautiful, happy Caucasian rug circa 1880. How do you like the Lotus flowers...? a mixture of superb Vegetal and analine dyes ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Mudjur prayer rug with very unusual field arrangement of columns on an ivory ground. 3'8" x 4'8"
    price:  GBP £950 Sale £550

  • Check out this lovely Khamseh on link
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Wild border on this one! Antique nwp (?) runner 3'7" x 9'6". Some wear and trimmed sides. Very collectable rug
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Superb, mid 19th century Fachralo prayer rug fragment. Approx 3'5" x 2'0"
    price:  GBP £850 + shipping

  • Colourful, fine, huge old Beshir chuval 2'10" x 6'0" circa 1850. a real colour riot! Trimmed sides, wear and moth damage. Probably some ... read more
    price:  Don't ask.

  • Small antique Ghiordes Oushak rug in full pile. 2'6" x 4'2" / 76 x 127cm. Love those pale colours!
    price:  GBP £475+ shipping

  • Full pile and very fine antique Belouch, depressed warps make it as strong as a tank. Fabulous wool, rich natural dyes. Excellent ... read more
    price:  GBP £950 INC shipping worldwide

  • Heriz runner ca 1930 3'3" x 14'10" Thin pile, great soft colours and lovely yellow border. No repairs and still very strong, ... read more
    price:  GBP £775 plus shipping

  • Unusually bright Ghiordes rug, circa 1800. approx. 4'7" x 11'
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • 19th century nw Persian runner in excellent original condition. 14'8" x 3'3"
    price:  GBP £2,200 plus shipping

  • Mid 19th century or earlier 'Snake' Beshir rug, reduced in size, patched and with old repairs. Very handsome devil though, with the ... read more
    price:  GBP £750

  • Beautiful Feregahn carpet fragment, circa 1850. Basically a piece of the field from a much larger item. Still a good size, 5'9" ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Kurdish Mina Khani rug circa 1880, filthy, as found, with primitive repairs to the edges and field. 3'10" x 6'7"
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Fantastic mid 19th century Karadja runner 3'5" x 12'7" in extraordinary full pile, original ends and sides. Please contact for price and ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Gorgeous 19th century Genje rug, in full pile 3'7" x 7'10" / 110 x 238cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Very unusual Serapi carpet 9'7" x 11'9" ca 1880
    price:  Please enquire

  • Very decorative Heriz carpet (yes, really!) 12'2" x 18'11" / 370 x 576cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Mid 19th century Shahsavan soumac bagface. Superb example. 2'0" x 1'9.5" in excellent condition with one small, faded old repair.
    price:  Please enquire

  • 16th century 'Feuilles-de-Choux' tapestry fragment, mounted. With thanks to all my customers and wishing you all a very Happy New Year!
    price:  Not For Sale

  • Serapi 10'7" x 18'0" 322 x 550cm
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • This beautiful runner has just been uploaded on my site link Worth keeping an eye on!

  • Richly coloured albeit dark shades, superb wool on this South Persian bagface. 2'0" x 2'2" in full pile. Organic dyes.
    price:  £275 GBP

  • Green field Talish area Caucasian long rug, sold in situ.
    price:  Sold

  • Narrow Gorevan runner, full pile, looking great in a small hallway. 2'3" x 8'4" Available, please enquire for more pictures and pricing information, ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Stunning Transcaucasian runner circa 1880 12'6" x 3'3" Please enquire for more pictures and pricing information, thank you.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Highly collectable old Seychour rug circa 1860 with a sparkling range of pure natural dyes perfectly contrasted on the corroded black field. ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Stunning Golden Yellow Kuba rug 5'2" x 3'6" in full pile. For more information, look here link Thank you!
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Superb small Afshar rug circa 1860. For more information, please look here: link
    price:  Sold, thank you