A live feed form RagRabbit.com https://www.rugrabbit.com/recent_posts/777 Online Marketplace Antique Rugs Carpets and Textiles Ethnographic and Asian Art en Unusual SW Persian Lur khorjin face with unique checkerboard medallion. Last quarter 19c. Excellent original condition, finely woven, velvety wool and glowing natural colors. Terrific collector piece. Minor loss at bottom, rewrapped ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/172246 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:51:10 +0000 MAQAM 172246 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Finely woven East Anatolian Kurd slit-weave kilim, single loom-width, 122x 244 cms (4x8 feet); c 1850, possibly missing one medallion, fabulous dyes include green and yellow, loose floppy handle, very tiny domestic ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/172237 Kilims and Flatweaves Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:51:05 +0000 MAQAM 172237 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Distinguished and rare Turkmen torba, Tekke tribe, early 19th century or before. An impressive and beautiful example. References: Herrmann, Vol. VII, pp 160-1 Jon Thompson Sale, Sotheby's, Dec 1993, lot 4 Rageth, p. 132, Fig ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/172063 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Books Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:48:16 +0000 MAQAM 172063 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Classic early 19c Anatolian Milas prayer rug with amazing wool, refined drawing and harmonious palette including a luscious aubergine. 44 x 64 inches (112 x 163 cm). No restoration, sides wrapped, insect ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/172042 Anatolian / Turkish Prayer Rugs Sun, 17 Sep 2017 15:55:41 +0000 MAQAM 172042 at https://www.rugrabbit.com An impressive and beautiful large Turkmen torba, Tekke tribe, early 19th century or before, displaying the rare combination of well-drawn hexagonal primary gols and kurbaghe secondary motifs. Very good condition, Selvages missing, ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171956 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Fri, 15 Sep 2017 12:37:21 +0000 MAQAM 171956 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Fine Shahsevan sumak khorjin face, 19c, in very good condition; edges protectively wrapped. Velcro for wall display included. Exhibited at ICOC and published in Oriental Rugs from Atlantic Collections, p 101, ICOC, ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171910 Shahsevan Bags and Trappings Wed, 13 Sep 2017 17:37:08 +0000 MAQAM 171910 at https://www.rugrabbit.com An outstanding Qashqa'i pile khorjin face from the Marsh Collection; ex-collection Jerrehian Family, via George O'Bannon. Published in ICOC's Oriental Rugs in Atlantic Collections, p. 233, fig. 291. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171887 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Tue, 12 Sep 2017 22:29:06 +0000 MAQAM 171887 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Large and beautiful Qashqa'i ceremonial horse cover, last quarter 19c, impressive size of approx. 60 x 60 inches (152 x 152 cm). I bought this from Bolour on Ferdowsi Street in Tehran ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171806 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Sat, 09 Sep 2017 18:23:08 +0000 MAQAM 171806 at https://www.rugrabbit.com A charming 19c SW Caucasian small rug, now in a Scandinavian private collection. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171785 Caucasian Fri, 08 Sep 2017 21:00:07 +0000 MAQAM 171785 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Published 19c antique Avar rug from Daghestan, see HALI 29, 1986, p. 42, fig. 5. Formerly in the Jerrehian Family Collection. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171781 Caucasian Fri, 08 Sep 2017 17:40:33 +0000 MAQAM 171781 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Available...Complete Central Asian tent band with graphic caravan imagery, mature and young camels, with attendants, 1.2x42.9 feet (1,070x31 cms), late 19c. Unusual authentic collector piece. According to Tsareva, it is Uzbek, while ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171758 Textiles Bags and Trappings Central Asian (Non-Turkmen) Thu, 07 Sep 2017 21:17:17 +0000 MAQAM 171758 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Very nice collectible large Bakhtiari tribal salt bag in very good condition with original striped back. Vegetal dyes, brocaded face with attractive pile panel along the bottom. Marsh Collection. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171756 Persian Bags and Trappings Thu, 07 Sep 2017 20:56:55 +0000 MAQAM 171756 at https://www.rugrabbit.com An outstanding kelleh Karabagh carpet, c 1800-25, 7.3 x 18 feet (221 X 550 cm). Sparkling natural jewel tones on a background of the deepest, almost black, indigo. Suitable for the most ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171707 Caucasian Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:56:21 +0000 MAQAM 171707 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Highly unusual sumak khorjin face, circa 1875, displaying "Lesghi" medallions overall on a dramatic red ground. THe white strip is Velcro loosely stitched for mounting on the wall. It will be easily ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171502 Shahsevan Bags and Trappings Fri, 01 Sep 2017 12:21:42 +0000 MAQAM 171502 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Rare and early Yomut-family Turkmen chuval. First quarter 19c. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171501 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Fri, 01 Sep 2017 11:59:56 +0000 MAQAM 171501 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Rare and exceptional Tekke germech, early 19c, from the Marsh Collection. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171184 Turkmen Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:11:24 +0000 MAQAM 171184 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Western Anatolia, Prayer rug, Bergama/Ezine region, 3.3. x 3.8, c 1850, or before; From a notable private collection and never before offered for sale. Published in ATLANTIC COLLECTIONS, p. 46, fig. 46 ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171179 Anatolian / Turkish Prayer Rugs Wed, 23 Aug 2017 11:09:50 +0000 MAQAM 171179 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Finely woven Shahsevan reverse sumak khorjin face, 19c. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/171048 Shahsevan Bags and Trappings Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:31:45 +0000 MAQAM 171048 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Middle Amu Darya,large Chuval, mid-19c. Probably Ersari or Kizil Ayak, with bold drawing and well-spaced layout and border. Wide and deep proportions often indicate an earlier period. Exceptional wool quality, saturated dyes, ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/170128 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:13:52 +0000 MAQAM 170128 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Nice Tekke torba with hexagonal gols and box-flower border, asymmetric open-right knot, very good condition, no repairs, tightly woven with dense pile, mid-19c. Symmetric knots along both selvages, used to secure and ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/169521 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:44:38 +0000 MAQAM 169521 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Central Anatolia, Konya region, possibly woven as a long yastik, c 1880, with archaic geometric medallions, approx 24 x 45 inches(50 x 130 cm). Thick, perfect pile with lustrous wool, natural dyes ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/169476 Anatolian / Turkish Bags and Trappings Wed, 12 Jul 2017 13:54:51 +0000 MAQAM 169476 at https://www.rugrabbit.com An outstanding West Persian (Seraoi or Bakshaish) carpet of a fabulous size, palette, and all-over pattern. An Interior Designer's dream. Approximately 11.7 x 14.3 feet (350 x 430 cm). Good condition overall ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168906 Persian Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:38:09 +0000 MAQAM 168906 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Good small prayer kilim, western Anatolia. No repairs except a few tiny old stitches seen in the close-ups, mid-19c. The "Tree of Life" pattern is gracefully drawn in a harmonious palette and ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168482 Prayer Rugs Kilims and Flatweaves Fri, 16 Jun 2017 02:28:07 +0000 MAQAM 168482 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Exhibited at the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach in 2013, this rare c1800 Japanese kesa for a high ranking Buddhist priest, 42 x 80 inches (107 x 152 cm). ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168481 Textiles Japanese Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:53:09 +0000 MAQAM 168481 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Fine Tekke mafrash with ayna gols and insect dyed silk highlights. First half 19c. Thick full pile, condition as shown. Exquisite and early collectible example even with losses. Easily backed with dark ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168410 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Wed, 14 Jun 2017 19:22:45 +0000 MAQAM 168410 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Tekke tribal trapping, mid-19c 9-gol torba of generous proportions. Finely woven with lustrous, springy wool, saturated clear natural dyes, full pile. Attractive blossom elem at bottom and soldat stripe along top. Condition ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168409 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Wed, 14 Jun 2017 19:12:07 +0000 MAQAM 168409 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Mid-19c Igdir chuval with spacious composition of archetypal and erre gols and dense lustrous pile, floppy handle and deeply saturated colors. From the Marsh Collection (please see other pieces in inventory)... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168408 Bags and Trappings Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:58:04 +0000 MAQAM 168408 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Igdir chuval, mid-19c, with spacious array of archetypal and erre gols and dense lustrous pile, floppy handle and deeply saturated colors. From the Marsh Collection (please see other pieces in inventory)... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168406 Bags and Trappings Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:24:00 +0000 MAQAM 168406 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Dramatic and unique tour de force...large sampler (wagireh), 7.8 x 8.9 feet (234 x 262 cm); Bakhshaish, end 19c, not a fragment. Dramatic art piece of square proportions with bold scale and ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/168142 Fragments Wed, 07 Jun 2017 21:29:19 +0000 MAQAM 168142 at https://www.rugrabbit.com A sparkling Akstafa design from the Shirvan district, mid-19c, new to the market. The best clear colors I have seen in similar pieces and charming varied details. Good pile with a few ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/167892 Caucasian Thu, 01 Jun 2017 14:31:29 +0000 MAQAM 167892 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Beautiful and unusual Borchalu kilim, end 19c, approx 6 x 8 feet (183 x 244 cm)Pure saturated natural colors and striking graphic quality. There are no outlines around the motifs which intensifies ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/167510 Caucasian Kilims and Flatweaves Wed, 24 May 2017 23:47:12 +0000 MAQAM 167510 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Thick pile,lustrous Kurdish wool, saturated natural dyes, single wefted. Large bagface 30x21 inches (76 x 53 cm). Notice the single row of indigo knots at top and bottom of field that let ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/166223 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:49:37 +0000 MAQAM 166223 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Central Anatolia flatwoven brocaded door hanging with original loops at upper two corners. Clear jewel tones with vegetal dyes on fine handspun cotton ground, approx. 5 x 5 feet (152 x 150 ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/165931 Kilims and Flatweaves Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:49:40 +0000 MAQAM 165931 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Hotamish white ground kilim from Central Anatolia, no repairs, good match along center, a 1850, 2 or 3 tiny weft breaks, sturdy piece, approx 5 x 11 feet (152 x 333 cm). ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/165924 Kilims and Flatweaves Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:53:25 +0000 MAQAM 165924 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Very good reverse sumak Shahsevan khorhin with original back and complete closure panel. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/165077 Shahsevan Bags and Trappings Thu, 06 Apr 2017 15:56:46 +0000 MAQAM 165077 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Uncommonly fine Classic Anatolian Milas prayer rug, refined drawing and harmonious palette including a luscious aubergine. 44 x 64 inches (112 x 163 cm). No restoration, sides wrapped, great plush texture with ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/item/uncommonly-fine-classic-anatolian-milas-prayer-rug-refined-drawing-and-harmonious-palette-inclu Anatolian / Turkish Prayer Rugs Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:11:14 +0000 MAQAM 164497 at https://www.rugrabbit.com A fine Tekke trapping with Ayna gul motifs in dense wool pile and oxidized insect dyed red silk. Good condition with no repairs and minor damage on corners and edges as shown. ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/163767 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Wed, 08 Mar 2017 12:25:57 +0000 MAQAM 163767 at https://www.rugrabbit.com From the estate of a friend, a lovely antique western China/Mongolian carpet, approx. 9x12 feet, c. 1900-20, with pale blue ground and cotton foundation. Bold decorative undulating vine border in attractive harmonious ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/163427 Chinese Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:20:17 +0000 MAQAM 163427 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Finely woven attractive Baktiari sumak bag with many dyes on traditional white ground and a plush pile panel along bottom. Decorated on front and back -- see close-up images -- 12 x ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/163296 Persian Bags and Trappings Sun, 26 Feb 2017 14:26:53 +0000 MAQAM 163296 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Strong graphics in this Hotamish Central Anatolian kilim from the mid-19c. Good quality and excellent condition with 2-3 very small weft breaks. No repairs. All natural dyes. Dramatic collector piece, approx 5.5 ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/163003 Kilims and Flatweaves Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:43:56 +0000 MAQAM 163003 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Unusual Turkish embroidered hood-like textile with Ottoman firman calligrahic signature inscriptions on fine wool ground with partial silk lining and dating to the 19c. The shape indicates a possible ritual function. Excellent ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/162951 Textiles Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:20:40 +0000 MAQAM 162951 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Exquisite small pile bokche or chanteh, Central Asia, c 1900, finely woven with symmetric knot. It has a supple handle, 10 x 10 inches, (26 x 26 cms). Excellent condition with some ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/162879 Bags and Trappings Fri, 17 Feb 2017 23:30:00 +0000 MAQAM 162879 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Early Shahsavan khorjin face with Dragon & Octagon motif and exceptional drawing. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/162871 Shahsevan Bags and Trappings Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:48:47 +0000 MAQAM 162871 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Early and archaic Karapinar prayer rug, approx 4.3 x 4.7 feet (124 x 138 cm), circa 1800-50. No reweaves. Heavy oxidation as shown. https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/162668 Anatolian / Turkish Prayer Rugs Mon, 13 Feb 2017 22:46:30 +0000 MAQAM 162668 at https://www.rugrabbit.com A small and beautiful Central Anatolian kilim, 54x88 inches (137x224cm); first half 19c. Another example of this design group was sold at Lefevre & Partners Auction, London, 23 April 1982, lot 2, ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/162063 Kilims and Flatweaves Tue, 31 Jan 2017 17:47:34 +0000 MAQAM 162063 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Exceptional Kuba kilim from the collection of David Black and Clive Loveless, in excellent condition. Strong graphics and great saturated natural dyes, very minor breaks at a few slits and a tight ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/161555 Caucasian Kilims and Flatweaves Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:18:17 +0000 MAQAM 161555 at https://www.rugrabbit.com Outstanding pair of Yomut Turkmen duye dizlyk, camel knee-covers, second half 19 century. Exhibited and published in ICOC's ORIENTAL RUGS FROM ATLANTIC COLLECTIONS, p.209, fig. 254, Philadelphia, 1996. Robert Pinner wrote: "These ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/161460 Turkmen Books Sat, 14 Jan 2017 22:59:12 +0000 MAQAM 161460 at https://www.rugrabbit.com In terms of spatial proportions, traditional design purity and graphic clarity, this noble and early Central Asian Ersari chuval is one of the best. Size is 35 x 61 inches (89 x ... https://www.rugrabbit.com/node/161447 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Central Asian (Non-Turkmen) Sat, 14 Jan 2017 18:30:31 +0000 MAQAM 161447 at https://www.rugrabbit.com