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Based in Santa Fe ,New Mexico , I've been specializing in Kilims for over 30 years ; traveling to Turkey to personally select Antique Flat-weaves from Anatolia, the Balkans , the Caucasus , Persia and Central Asia .

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  • Northeast Anatolian kilim fragment ( Erzurum area ?)....circa 1825.... 2'7" x 6'4"( 80 x 190cm )....very fine weave & super colour .....condition as ... read more
    price:  more info on request

  • Northwest Anatolian cuval....Bergama-Balikesir area....c. 1875....22"x 39" (55cm x 100cm )...all wool / vegetal dyes....reciprocal brocading , sumac, cicim...quite good condition as shown.
    price:  more info on request

  • Northwest Anatolian cuval...Bergama-Balikesir area...late 19th C.....vegetal dyes...all wool...reciprocal brocading ,sumac,cicim ....2'x 3'4" (60 x 100cm )...good condition as found .
    price:  more info on request

  • Central Anatolian Kilim fragment...before 1825....3'4" x 7'10"(100 x 240cm ) all wool....all vegetal dyes with excellent patina ..... condition as found and ... read more
    price:  more info on request

  • Kurdish Saddlebag pillows....East Anatolian...circa 1875....19" x 22" each (48cm x 56cm ).....wool on wool with cotton highlights & 'wish' tassels .....reciprocal brocading ,sumac ... read more
    price:  more info on request

  • Lake Van kilim....Northeast Anatolia ( Kurdish ? )....complete 1/2.....late 19th c.....2'6" x 7'6" (75 x 220cm )...wool on wool with cotton-wrapped silver ... read more
    price:  more info on request

  • Kurdish Cuval fragment.....Eastern Anatolia.....c. 1850.....reciprocal brocading and soumack.....wool on wool with silver-wrapped cotton thread.....20" x 40" (50 x 100 cm )
    price:  more info on request

  • Anatolian palas kilim fragment....Konya region ( Cecimusine ? ).... c.1825..... excellent color.....3'7" x 6'6" (110 x 200 cm )....condition as found and ... read more
    price:  ON HOLD

  • West Persian ( Bijar ) Kurdish saddlebag Pillows...late 19th....sumack weave...all vegetal dyes...excellent condition....cotton velour backing....13" x 16" (33 x 40 cm )
    price:  SOLD Thanks !

  • Persian jajim Coverlet......circa 1900....weft-float brocade....5'5" x 6'4" (160 x 190 cm ) wool with goat-hair surround...mostly vegetal dyes...good condition as shown.
    price:  more info on request

  • Southeast Anatolian Kurdish kilim.....before 1865.....excellent condition.... 4'x 5' (120cm x 150cm ) wool w/ cotton highlights
    price:  more info on request

  • Central Anatolian Cuval ( flour sack )...Sivas ?.....circa 1850.....28" x 40" (70cm x 100cm )...condition as found and shown.
    price:  more Info on Request

  • Northwest Anatolian Cuval...Yuncu tribal group...19th C....condition as found and shown.....30"x 50" (75cm x 127cm )
    price:  more info on Request

  • Northwest Anatolian Cuval ( Bergama-Baliksir area )....19th C......condition as shown.....vegetal dyes...29"x 45" ( 75cm x 115cm )
    price:  SOLD Thanks !

  • Karapinar Tulu....mid 20th C.....looped technique / coverlet...wool and Angora goat hair...... 3'10" x 5'2"...(120 x 160 cm )....dip-dyed with aniline dyes.... a few ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Op-Art Karapinar Tulu....circa 1960...aniline dyes ...all wool...32" x 51 " (80 x 130 cm ) very good condition as shown
    price:  on Request

  • Child's Karapinar Tulu.....early 20th....un-dyed wool and Angora goat hair.... 2'3" x 4' ( 70cm x 120 cm )...condition as found and shown
    price:  on Request

  • Filiki Tulu...Karapinar/ Konya Anatolia...mid-20th C.....Angora goat hair and wool....2-pieces joined...very good condition...4'7" x 4'7" ( 140 x 140 cm )
    price:  on Request

  • Large Karapinar Cargo/ Storage bag....Central Anatolia...first half 20th C... excellent condition as shown...2'7" x 5'2" (80cm x 160cm )...all un-dyed wool... a tight balanced ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Karapinar Cargo / Grain Storage bag.....Konya area in Central Anatolia.... 1st half 20th C...all wool with plaited strap and felt 'grips '..... 2' ... read more
    price:  Sold...Thanks !

  • Child's Siirt blanket.....Southeast Anatolia ....mid 20th C....angora goat hair on cotton string....very unusual ....Dowry piece in un-used condition... 3'x 5'3" ( 90 x ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Turkoman..... knotted , small Yomud bag.....Late 19th C......vegetal dyes .....complete w/ back....condition as shown..... 12" x 17" ( 30cm x 44cm
    price:  on Request

  • Yuncu fragment.....mixed technique....circa 1875...Northwest Anatolia ...all vegetal dyes.....5'2" x 6'4" ( probably missing about 1'from each end )
    price:  on Request

  • Reed Screen...Kurdistan ....circa 1900 ...vegetal dyes...wood slates , wool and black goat hair....5'4" x 18'5"....complete and in good condition ( needs a ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • complete Baktiari tent bag...19th C......all veg dye....wool and cotton...more info available... condition as found and shown
    price:  very reasonable

  • Complete Baktiari Saddlebag...19th Century...all veg dyes...more info and photos available
    price:  very reasonable

  • Complete Baktiari saddlebag ....19th C.....all veg dye... condition as found and shown here...more photos and Info available
    price:  very reasonable

  • Central Anatolia....Karapinar Vintage Tulu....circa 1940...wool and mohair....aniline dyes....3'8" x 5'6" (110 x 180cm)....condition as found and shown
    price:  on Request

  • Central Anatolia...Vintage ( pre-40s) Karapinar Tulu......looped technique, in (2) pieces joined....3'6" x 5'5"( 107cm x 165 )....aniline dyes..wool and angora goat hair...condition ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • West/ Central Anatolian Zile...before 1825......1'10" x 6' (56 x 180cm)....zile technique on balanced plain-weave ground.....all wool....as found, except for hand wash...condition as
    price:  on Request

  • West / Central Anatolian Zile fragment......circa 1840....all wool w/ balanced plain-weave ground....2'4" x 2'9" (70cm x 85 ) large-scale diamonds(9" x 11")....extra-weft ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Central Anatolian cupboard cover( Mut / Taurus Mountains)....probably last Quarter 19th .....2'6" x 4' (75 x 120cm ) ......goat hair and wool...unused ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Central Anatolian Konya kilim fragemnt.....circa 1800....2'4" x 5'3" (70 x 160cm ).....probably a half of a 1/2.....condition as found and shown
    price:  on Request

  • West ( Kutahya ? ) or Central Anatolian ( Cappadocia ? ) kilim fragment....18th century or earlier.....2'6" x 3'3" (75 x 100cm ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Syrian (?) prayer rug ......19th century....very unusual diamond twill flatweaving technique....all wool...3' x 4'9" (92 x 145cm )...condition as found and shown.
    price:  on Request

  • Chinese.....18th Century...28" x 29" (71cm x 74cm )....missing one end , with overall low pile .....opposing Phoenixes in center , but they are ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Armenian kilim....dated and inscribed 1931....excellent condition....6'8" x 8'2" (203cm x 250cm ) many vegetal dyes , some aniline dyes...nicely rendered stylized horse and ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Armenian kilim...dated 1937....excellent condition....mostly aniline dyes..... 5'4" x 9'6" ( 162cm x 290cm )...wonderful abrash and artistic drawing as shown.
    price:  SOLD Thanks !

  • Caucasian kilim....Shirvan.....late 19th C....excellent condition....6'x 10' (185cm x 300cm ) vegetal dyes
    price:  on Request

  • Caucasian Kilim.....Kuba.....most probably well before 1850.....4'8" x 8'.... (143cm x 245cm )the unusual size ....salt and pepper warps...floppy handle and the limited ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Northwest Anatolian kilim fragment....Balikshir/Bergama area....circa 1875.... lovely vegetal dyes and wool....4'10" x 5'8" ( 147cm x 173cm ) with cording and plaited tassels ... read more
    price:  Sold Thanks !

  • Yuncu heybe face....Northwest Anatolia...before 1850.....walnut husk green & goose-neck teal ( to my experience , all of the later examples of these ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • Aydinli Kilim fragment...West Anatolia...c.1840...all vegetal dyes 2'8" x 8'6" ( 80cm x 260cm ) now professionally mounted on linen
    price:  SOLD...Thanks !

  • Early Konya/Ladik kilim fragment...before 1800...approx. 5'x 8'(150 x 245cm)
    price:  on Request

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  • Turkman Yomud Horse-cover....circa 1875...4'x 5'( 122 x 153 cm )....vegetal dyes...mixed techniques with felted backing....very good condition as shown
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Shahsevan Horse-Cover....small size , probably for a Foal (3'x 3'8") (90cm x 112cm)....fashioned from a mid-century jajim w/ vegetal dyes , with silk ... read more
    price:  on Request

  • " Manastir Yastik " most probably Southern Balkans.... circa 1840....wool on wool with cotton highlights....all vegetal dyes...2'2" x 3'8"...... (66 x 112cm).....condition ... read more
    price:  on Request