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Dealing in antique carpets and textiles since 1959 Through my galleries in England and through my website www.purdon.com

  • Ref 1534 Kurdish carpet from North West Persia. Before 1850. Good condition with few holes now mounted on fabric. 6.0 ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Ref 1535 Balouch rug about 5'0 x 2'10 in good condition without repair. Unusual light colour palette with all natural colours.
    price:  $950

  • Ref 1511 Khamseh tribal rug. Before 1900. 6'1 x 4'0 - 185 x 123. Natural dyes, excellent condition
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1304 Khamseh bag face. 1'8 x 2'4 - 50 x 71. Brilliant natural colours and good condition
    price:  Please ask

  • Ref 1497 Balouch Bird Bag in good condition. Face 2'0 x 1'11 - 61 x 58. No restoration or synthetic dyes
    price:  $750

  • Ref 1475 Ersari torba, late nineteenth century. 3'4 x 1'6 - 103 x 44. Glossy wool, natural dyes, excellent condition.
    price:  $550

  • Ref 1464 Herez rug. 5'5 x 4'9 - 170 x 150. Substantially woven with all natural colours. Circa 1900
    price:  $950

  • 1534 North West Persian Kurd rug. 6'0 x 2'11 - 163 x 89. Early to mid nineteenth century mounted on fabric but ... read more
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  • Ref 7046 Antique Tulu early nineteenth century. 6'3 x 2'10 - 190 x 86 ends fraying and one side restored to a high
    price:  please enquire

  • Ref 1287 Kazak kelim. Nineteenth century. 6'8 x 5'2 - 203 x 152. In good condition with clear natural colours.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1494 Antique West Anatolian kelim. 11'3 x 5'2 - 343 x 148. Mounted on fabric.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1517 Antique Soumak carpet. 9'7 x 6'9 - 296 x 202. Good condition only small restorations. All natural dyes.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1519 West Anatolian kelim Circa 1800 professionally mounted. 6'4 x 4'1 - 181 x 125
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1529 Khamseh carpet. Circa 1900 with natural dyes. Unusual squareish size. 6'8 x 6'1 - 205 x 185. In good ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1515 Timuri carpet of unusual dimensions. 5'7 x 4'10 - 170 x 150 In good condition with some expert restoration. Natural
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1527 Antique Bergama - Kozak. 3.0 x 3'0 - 100 x 100. In good condition with some small restoration to ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1330 Mudjur. 12'4 x 3'11 - 376 x 119. First half nineteenth century. Good pile with some small restoration. Brilliant ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1484 Tashkent susani in excellent condition. Nineteenth century. 8'0 x 6'2 - 245 x 190
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1327 Qashqai kelim, circa 1900. 8'3 x 4'8 - 250 x 142. Good condition without restoration. All natural dyes.
    price:  £1,400.00

  • 1506 Antique Sirjan bag. Made by Afshars in the environs of Sirjan/Saidabad, Kerman province. Quite rare with similar structure to Kermanshah ... read more
    price:  $650

  • ref 1439 Antique Afshar rug of venerable age and fine quality. 6'11 x 5'9 - 210 x 174 Full pile of excellent soft ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1349 Finely woven Afshar in excellent condition. 5'10 x 4'3 - 176 x 127. Nineteenth century with all natural dyes.
    price:  Please ask

  • 1437 Afshar horse trapping. 2'11 x 3'7 - 89 x 108. All natural colour and no restoration.
    price:  please enquire

  • Ref 1430c Shirvan Kelim circa 1880. 9'8 x 6'1 - 294 x 182 Good condition, with no restoration, all natural dyes.
    price:  $2,000.00

  • Ref 1277 Kazak carpet circa 1875. 7'11 x 4'9 - 240 x 145 In very good condition, soft lustrous wool and vibrant ... read more
    price:  Pleease enquire

  • Best wishes to all for the New Year and dont forget to look at my pages lunatic offers may be accepted. Ref 1513 ... read more
    price:  $900

  • 1474 Bergama, nineteenth century. 4'1 x 4'1 - 125 x 125. Long lustrous pile naturally dyed. Small invisible restorations. Original sides ... read more
    price:  $2,500

  • Ref 1478 Antique Meles Prayer rug. Circa 1850. In good condition with sides restored. 4'2 x 3'4 - 128 x 92
    price:  Please enquire

  • 1497 Balouch Bird Bag. 2'0 x 1'11 - 61 x 58. Nineteenth century with natural dyes. Good condition without restoration. link
    price:  $700

  • 1419 Flatweave from South WEst Persia probably Qashqai. Known as Moj. Nineteenth century about 8'0 x 5'0. In good condition ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Re 1492 Sivas Kelim early nineteenth century. 9'8 x 2'7 - 295 x 77
    price:  please ask

  • Ref 1410 Bergama - Karakeciler - Black Goat nomadic Turkmen. 4'2 x 4'10 127 x 147 Before 1850 In good condition with very ... read more
    price:  $5,000

  • Ref 1506 Mid nineteenth century Sirjan/Saidabad bag. 1'0 x 9" - 31 x 23 no restoration. Some flowerheads with corroded silk knotting
    price:  $550

  • Ref 1324 Early Nineteenth century Bergama carpet in unrestored condition. 5'3 x 5'7 - 158 x 168
    price:  POA

  • 1478 Antique Meles Prayer rug, before 1850. 4'2 3'0 - 128 x 92. minor restoration and sides re woven.
    price:  POA

  • 1458 Antique Dazkiri rug circa 1850 or earlier in good condition with some small invisible restoration. 5'6 x 4'5 - 168 x
    price:  Please ask

  • Ref 1307 Khamseh carpet in good condition and all natural colours. 10'3 x 6'4 - 315 x 193. Cleaned and no restoration
    price:  On request

  • Ref 1430 Shirvan kelim. Nineteenth century with all natural dyes. 9'8 x 5'7 - 293 x 170. Excellent condition
    price:  $1,750

  • Ref 1430 Shirvan kelim circa 1880 all natural dyes. 9'8 x 5'7 - 293 x 170 no restoration. nb these ... read more
    price:  $2,000

  • Ref 1468 Bergama - Ezine Early nineteenth century. 3'8 x 2'6 - 113 x 37. Side cords have been replaced.
    price:  please ask

  • 1438 Antique Afshar. 6'11 x 5'9 - 210 x 174. In full, pile kelim ends worn and conserved no other restoration
    price:  POA

  • Ref 1349 Afshar, 5'10 x 4'3 - 176 x 127 Finely woven nineteenth century Afshar in excellent condition.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ref 1495 Shekarlu 7'6 x 5'9 - 229 x 175. Fresh natural colours and good order.
    price:  Please ask

  • Ref 1352 Bergama circa 1800. 5'3 x 5'4 - 158 x 162 Condition is fair to good but outside border is missing
    price:  On request

  • 1439 Khamseh saddlebag face. Circa 1880. 60 x 65 in good condition with few moth damages expertly re-piled. Note the colours are ... read more
    price:  $2,200

  • Ref 1475 Arabatchi engsi nineteenth century. 5'4 x 4'6 167 x 142. No restoration.
    price:  on request

  • Ref 1436 Afshar Horse cover. 2'11 x 3'7 - 89 x 108. Late nineteenth century. Natural colours without restoration. link
    price:  $1850

  • Ref 1338 Turkish embroidered scarf. 3'7 x 1'6 - 110 x 49. Nineteenth century. In very good condition without stains link
    price:  $250