TRIBAL RUGS

We are located in rue Clemenceau, Beirut, and we are specializing in old and antique tribal and cottage rugs. We care about authenticity and condition of our pieces. Our stock comprises amateur as well as collectors choice.

  • Sonqor Kurdish with a bold border and quite a tribal character. Ca. 1920, 136 x 160 cm. (4'6" x 5'4"). This rug ... read more
    price:  $600.-

  • Small Afshar vanity -or spindle- bag (Dehaj area), ca. 1930. Unsewn to show both sides, 30 x 39 cm. Excellent condition.
    price:  $200.-

  • Antique Varamin (Veramin) complete saddle-bags, early 20th. 59 x 140 cm. 2' x 4'8". Excellent condition and palette. All wool. Very fine
    price:  por

  • Antique Shahsavan jajim 176 x 164 cm. Cf. Sabahi t. "Shahsavan jajim" pl. 39. Very good condition.

  • Cotton embroidery on "resist dying" felted wool textile. South Tunisian bride's headdress, first half 20th c. 83 x 91 cm (2'9" x ... read more
    price:  Sold

  • Antique sounak/brocade/kilim long flatweave + a fragment of the same type. Good for study.
    price:  inexpensive

  • Antique plum ground Baluch, 87 x 162 cm (1'11" x 5'5") incl.end kilims. 2 quite small good repairs, browns corrosion, good condition
    price:  $395.- + p&p

  • An unusual 2-panel Siirt kilim. Approx 150 x 165 cm
    price:  Sold

  • Antique Bijar on wool foundation, just the very finest of the type i encountered in 40 years! 138 x 212 cm High ... read more
    price:  Please ask

  • Fine Shahr-e-Babak Afshar, early 20th c. 120 x 160 cm. Good condition, just one knot row loss to lower end.

  • Antique Kurdish rug, 19th c. 128 x 242 cm. Upper end stripe rewoven. Spots of low pile. Corrosion to black. Great natural ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Pair of Jozan pushtis (mats), ca. 1930. 60 x 153 cm (2' x 5'1"). All natural colours, still attached on the same ... read more

  • Sultanabad carpet. Cotton foundation. Double weft. As symmetric knot open left. Selvage and ends not original. Size: 365 x 295 cm
    price:  Sold

  • East Anatolian Gaziantep (Aintab) rug. Late 19th c. 115 x 205 cm.
    price:  Sold

  • Antique Caucasian Seychour, ca 1870. 111 x 179 cm ,Original selvages and upper end, some fraying to lower end. Some spots of ... read more
    price:  Sold

  • Antique Qashqaï rug, circa 1880. 134 x 232 cm. Professionally rewoven fringes, one repair in central medallion (picture 9), otherwise full fine ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Shahsavan mafrash panel, 2nd h. 19th c. 100 x 37 cm. About 1 cm. missing right side.
    price:  Sold

  • Antique Veramin (Varamin)runner bearing an exquisite palette of natural colours. All wool. Full pile, in near mint condition. 105 x 345 cm.
    price:  Please ask

  • Bakhtiari rug from the village of Harchegan. 140 x 216 cm. Circa 1920-30. All natural colours. Wool weft. Spot of lpw pile. ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Gaziantep (Aintab) South Anatolian rug. Circa 1940. 91 x 219 cm.Gigh pile and good condition in general.
    price:  SOLD

  • 200 x 310 cm. This antique small carpet bear at once primitive and archaic devices that links it to ancient Anatolian rugs ... read more
    price:  please ask

  • Antique Kurdish rug. 95 x 154 cm. All natural colours, High pile in very good condition
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Qashqai Pile horse neck band, early 20th c., 8 x 96 cm. Tassels seemingly of many ages.
    price:  $125.-

  • Qashqai camel neck band with an uncommon shisha derma patterning technique, 8 x 174 cm (excl. end braid)
    price:  please ask

  • Small Baluch trapping West Afghanistan, 8 x 50 cm. Good condition.
    price:  $75.-

  • nw Persian complete saddlebag, early 20th c. 42 x 111 cm. Wool extra weft brocade on cotton. Nice natural colours, but some ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Persian tribal horse trapping (possibly neck band). Wool tufts, shells and leather. In need of a good bath. 9 x 85 ... read more
    price:  Sold, thanks

  • South Persian tribal rug (could be Afshar) ca. 1930. 145 x 192 cm. One spot of low pile, otherwise good pile and
    price:  $750.-

  • a pair of Quchan Kordi pan-holders, approx. 17 x 27 cm each, good condition, all good colours. Blue fabric added to ends. ... read more
    price:  Please ask

  • Genuine antique tribal saddlebags by the Basseri of the Khamseh confederation, ca. 1910. 68 x 145 cm (2'3" x 4'10"). Unsewn along ... read more

  • Complete antique Luri/Bakhtiari saddlebags bearing a very clean workmanship, ca 1900-10, 58 x 202 cm (opened along sides)wool sumac on white cotton ... read more
    price:  $750.- + shipping

  • Antique sw Persian Namakdan (salt bag). 44 x 54 cm. Soumak and kilim. Cotton white. Very slight tear to the right of ... read more
    price:  Sold

  • Antique complete Luri saddle bags, late 19th c. Ex- Opie. 48 x 94 cm. Soumak face on white cotton ground. Some native ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Complete antique Tulu South Anatolia, circa 1900, 105 x 316 cm (3'4" x 10'7"). a few very small holes + small repair ... read more
    price:  On request

  • Azerbaijan (?) kilim, 1930s. 94 x 298 cm. Natural colors. Large scale dazzling, Quite attractive. One small stain.
    price:  Please ask

  • Long Saveh kilim, first half 20th c. 97 x 343 cm. Cotton white and light blue. Very light stain in one place, ... read more
    price:  Sold

  • Luri rug, late 19th c. 145 x 338 cm. Brilliant saturated and contrasting colors and very pleasent design. Low pile to lower ... read more
    price:  Please ask

  • Veramin (Varamin) probably made by the Bakhtiari of that area. Early 20th c. 130 x 263 cm. High pile with no repair. ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Very attractive Small Baluch rug with a clean Mina Khani design. Early 20th c. 85 x 143 cm. Shiny high pile and ... read more
    price:  please ask

  • Mina-khani pattern Balouch, 1st quarter 20th c. 98 x 170 cm. Very good condition. Black corrosion. Nice wool and warm colors.
    price:  Sold

  • Pair of knotted Kurdish Bijar mafrash end panels. Approx. 50 x 40 cm each.
    price:  $300 + shipping

  • Two Mazandaran jajum-combs. Probably early 20th. Small 56 x 20 cm. Larger 71 x 20 cm. Carved wood and reed. These combs ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Mazandaran quilt cover, early 20th c. 172 x 240 cm. (5'9" x 8').Weft faced jajim weave central part. Contrasted combination of excellent ... read more
    price:  Sold

  • Antique jajim-woven Qashqai namakdan (salt-bag), late 19th c. 44 x 58 cm. Some weft float brocadeed motifs on warp-faced ground. Excellent ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Luri rug, 1st quarter 20th c, 110 x 192 cm. Small repiled spots in field, slight wear to center, otherwise high pile ... read more
    price:  $290.- + shipping

  • East Anatolian, early 20th c. 123 x 210 (4"1' x 7'). Uneven corrosion of ground color. Small repiled areas, small reweave at ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you.

  • Bakhtiari pack band with carved wodden lock and a rich variety of archaic and characteristic motifs. 5 x 830 cm. (2" x ... read more
    price:  Sold

  • Bakhtiari pack-band, all wool, early 20th c. 8 x 328 cm. Good condition in general. One small braided rope missing at one