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Our collection over the past 40 years has come to focus on directional/niche/prayer rugs and kilims, weavings that show improvisatory originality within the traditional parameters. --You have a 3-day grace period to return a purchase for a refund minus shipping cost. Alternate email address: jbatki@twcny.rr.com

  • Early Persian Shrubs in Lattice carpet fragment. 110 x 156 cm. All wool. Symmetrical knots. Red wefts. For a similar 18th century ... read more
    price:  Please inquire

  • Early Milas prayer rug, petite 102x105 cm. Possibly 18th century. Please inquire for detailed condition report.
    price:  reduced to USD 2500 plus shipping

  • Kula Demirci Vase Medallion carpet, 141 x 150 cm. Bel Canto period piece with dazzzling coloratura. Please inquire for detailed condition report.
    price:  USD 2900. or Best Offer

  • Antique Central Anatolian yastik, original side finish and kilim at top, lower end incomplete. a faded purple may be fuchsine. Priced accordingly.
    price:  USD 575 OBO

  • Two rare antique Baluch prayer rugs
    price:  please inquire

  • 19th century Beshir Long carpet with serrated leaves and flowerheads on 9 Vertical Stems and a very colorful border. All vegetal dyes. ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Two 19th century Turkmen torbas, Middle Amu Darya region
    price:  sold, thank you!

  • Superb Turkmen trapping, 19th century
    price:  please inquire

  • large blue Elibelinde repeat on ivory field, Anatolia, 18th century
    price:  modest

  • Avar small rug with heraldic palmettes in lattice on yellow ground, 31.5 x 43 inches (80 x 109 cm). Luminous colors. Excellent
    price:  please inquire

  • Anatolian small kelim with 4 Boxes
    price:  on request

  • Beshir carpet fragment, Herati pattern and yellow inner border stripe. 12 x 12 inches. Resplendent colors. Acquired from t. Weisbuch
    price:  please inquire

  • First Anatolian kilim. Watercolor, Arches paper, dechirage, ca. 16 x 12 inches For my other offerings please see https://rugrabbit.com/profile/511
    price:  on request

  • Kilimcolor: Basic Kilimology, 1978-201? Water color, Arches paper, collage. 21 x 14 inches. Please see my other offerings on https://rugrabbit.com/profile/511
    price:  on request

  • 19th century Bijar vagireh
    price:  please inquire

  • Pirot kilim in great condition, 146 x 211 cm. a contemporary of Matisse's Red Room.
    price:  on request

  • Dazzlingly decorative Anatolian prayer kilim, made of silk. Purchased from John Collins 20 years ago.
    price:  on request

  • Anatolian Elibelinde long kilim strip with superb saturated colors. 19th century.Probably Aksaray region.
    price:  reasonable

  • Early Anatolian Elibelinde kilim fragment, 114 x 234 cm. Possibly 18th century. At a reduced price.
    price:  please inquire

  • Anatolian yastik vagireh with Crivelli Star. Sui generis at a reduced price.
    price:  please inquire

  • Inscribed small Karabagh rug, possibly Armenian, with unique field design that merits restoration. Heavy localized wear, a few small holes, original side ... read more
    price:  USD 325 OBO

  • Sparkling little Anatolian yastik with rare gul and a mini=prayer design. Both madder and cochineal reds. Luminous silky angora-like wool. One end ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Early Central Anatolian kelim of petite dimensions,with areas in white cotton
    price:  please inquire

  • Central Anatolian prayer kelim with a Rainbow of 7 superimposed arches.
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Very fine Salor Gul torba circa 1900 in excellent condition, complete with multicolor woven braided straps. For other pieces please see link
    price:  please inquire

  • Charshangu torba, 50 x 16 inches (125 x 41 cm). Dark wine stain, no color runs. Similar example in Dudin Collection, see ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Ravaged kejebe torba, still kicking. Good age. Price reduced.
    price:  please inquire

  • East Caucasian Gold lattice on Blue field, varied and dynamic array of filler motifs, both in the 53 lattice cells and along ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • East Anatolian long kilim strip, 2'8" x 8'1".Interesting variety of hexagonal guls. Wool warp and weft, highlights in cotton, metallic thread and ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Large West Anatolia Balikesir region mixed technique kilim in very good condition, ca. 5 x 11 ft (150 x 325 cm)
    price:  please inquire

  • Transcaucasus Shahsevan kilim fragment, 59 x 26 inches. Full original width excerpt from a large 19th century kilim.
    price:  please inquire

  • Very Early Kirman Carpet Fragment, 17 x 17.5 inches. From the field of a very finely woven large Floral Palmettes and ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Rare and unusual old Indian textile, 38 x 63 inches, Silk and other materials embroidered on fine red cotton cloth, two pieces ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Large and unusual Afshar sumak panel, 60 x 25.5 inches. Long sides (warp ends) are overcast with black wool; short sides (weft ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Bidjar kelim with superb colors and unique array of animal motifs. Missing top border replaced by sewn blue denim.
    price:  USD 950.- OBO

  • East Anatolian kilim panel, 2'8" x 8'1". Seven horizontal bands with 2 types of unusual Guls. Warp and weft wool; highlights ... read more
    price:  on request

  • 19th century Kirman embroidery, wool and silk on superfine red pashmina ground, excellent condition. 78 x 280 cm (30 x 108 inches)
    price:  please inquire

  • Antique NorthEast Caucasus Avar small rug with 30 four-petal florets in geometric motifs on Red. 32 x 51 inches. In good condition, ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Shirvan 15 Snowflake Stars on Ivory. a 19th century prayer rug of petite dimensions. Camel hair and wool, some cotton weft. Numerous ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you!

  • Baluch yastik, balisht, or pushti, 23 x 37.5 inches. a unique 19th century improvisation for the discerning collector. Wool and camel hair. ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you!

  • Mystery prayer rug: what to call it? Gendje? Shahsavan? Southeast Caucasus? ??? 3'8" x 5'7" Very good condition, with good pile ... read more
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Very fine petite elegantly minimalist Timuri Baloch rug with 120 shrubs on a midnight blue field that shades to mid and light ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you!

  • Large West Anatolian Yuncu kelim, 150 x 325 cm. a rare 19th century nomad weaving in good condition, with a good ... read more
    price:  p.o.r.

  • Anatolian kilim with 4 Rectangular compartments, 51 x 74 inches (130 x 188 cm). 19th century weaving with a layout and proportions resembling ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Anatolian kilim with 8 hexagon Guls, 3'6" x 6'3" (110 x 195 cm). Konya/Cumra area, 19th century. Sides rough. ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Fine 19th century Timuri(?) Baluch bag front panel: 4 Floral Guls of two types. 26 x 24 inches (66 x 61 cm). ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you!

  • Rather unusual North East Caucasus Avar Medallion rug with light blue Octagon Gul centered in a red reserve surrounded by a deep ... read more
    price:  Please ask

  • Rare Baluch rug in an ensi-like format, 46 x 58 inches. -- For more images please view my posts.
    price:  SOLD, thank you!