A live feed form RagRabbit.com http://rugrabbit.com/recent_posts/401 Online Marketplace Antique Rugs Carpets and Textiles Ethnographic and Asian Art en Kirghiz fragment, older than any Kirghiz piece I've seen with an ancient aesthetic. This piece was sourced in Tibet. It appears to be quite old. Realistically it is probably no older than ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/167297 Fragments Central Asian (Non-Turkmen) Tibetan Thu, 30 Jan 2020 20:29:35 +0000 Ben 167297 at http://rugrabbit.com Very Old Central Asian / Uzbek small main carpet with crosses in octagons. Great diverse color and an amazing border of a type I have never seen anywhere else. The negative space ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/167109 Central Asian (Non-Turkmen) Mon, 27 Jan 2020 22:05:22 +0000 Ben 167109 at http://rugrabbit.com Kurdish bagface with a Jaf design and a Bijar weave. Highly graphic with a great range of greens but with a pink that is either analine or has a synthetic component. Still ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/200504 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Mon, 27 Jan 2020 21:59:03 +0000 Ben 200504 at http://rugrabbit.com Shahsevan banded jajim with designs drawn in weft float technique. 3'6"x5'8" http://rugrabbit.com/node/202089 Persian Kilims and Flatweaves Sat, 25 Jan 2020 16:34:56 +0000 Ben 202089 at http://rugrabbit.com Central Persian Isfahan Carpet, Safavid era, first half 17th century, silk and cotton warp, cotton weft, lac red ground, fine weave, cut and shut, scattered old repair and damage, still majestic. size= ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/137154 Persian Wed, 15 Jan 2020 19:09:35 +0000 Ben 137154 at http://rugrabbit.com Super soft Khamseh rug, 4'1"x5'0" http://rugrabbit.com/node/198508 South Persian Tribal Tue, 14 Jan 2020 23:03:10 +0000 Ben 198508 at http://rugrabbit.com Sistan Baluch chanteh with Turkmen references. Great green brindled warp using wool and darker animal hair. http://rugrabbit.com/node/196465 Bags and Trappings Baluch Fri, 10 Jan 2020 20:27:43 +0000 Ben 196465 at http://rugrabbit.com Ancient minakhani Baluch rug. (price not commensurate with condition) http://rugrabbit.com/node/173505 Baluch Wed, 08 Jan 2020 01:20:32 +0000 Ben 173505 at http://rugrabbit.com Indo-Isfahan Carpet, second half of the 17th century. Worn and with several generations of scattered repairs but complete. Apx. 8'x18' http://rugrabbit.com/node/168636 Room size carpets India Mon, 06 Jan 2020 17:22:18 +0000 Ben 168636 at http://rugrabbit.com classiacal Turkish Ushak carpet fragment, 17th century http://rugrabbit.com/node/180900 Anatolian / Turkish Fragments Thu, 26 Dec 2019 18:13:30 +0000 Ben 180900 at http://rugrabbit.com Art Deco Chinese rug with foliage and butterflies. 3'8"x5'10" http://rugrabbit.com/node/196062 Chinese Sun, 22 Dec 2019 17:40:45 +0000 Ben 196062 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch balisht with great polychromatic blues, Timuri-esque Khorosan group with sort of a kepse/ashik type of design? nice older borders. http://rugrabbit.com/node/201192 Bags and Trappings Baluch Thu, 19 Dec 2019 19:50:15 +0000 Ben 201192 at http://rugrabbit.com South Persian tribal khorjin bag with a large scale boteh design. Looks Khamseh. All nice colors. http://rugrabbit.com/node/198382 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Thu, 19 Dec 2019 01:59:02 +0000 Ben 198382 at http://rugrabbit.com larger colorful Jaf Kurd bagface, lots of aubergine, very minimal border, red wefts. http://rugrabbit.com/node/200976 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Thu, 12 Dec 2019 21:26:58 +0000 Ben 200976 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch flatwoven sofreh, camel-ground with a field of repeat abstracted trees. A couple of silk highlights. Nice ends with some weft float. The piece is cut and shut at the the top ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/174937 Baluch Kilims and Flatweaves Mon, 09 Dec 2019 16:12:50 +0000 Ben 174937 at http://rugrabbit.com Konya fragment, Excellent Color. Fragment= 12"×29" mount= 15"×31" http://rugrabbit.com/node/166782 Anatolian / Turkish Fragments Wed, 04 Dec 2019 21:08:41 +0000 Ben 166782 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch balisht with polychromatic blue abrash. 2'2"x2'9". http://rugrabbit.com/node/182677 Bags and Trappings Baluch Tue, 03 Dec 2019 20:14:05 +0000 Ben 182677 at http://rugrabbit.com Bergama area Anatolian Turkish rug, an early rendition of this uncommon type with saturated color and open drawing, silk knots in the center. Stars and ewers. 64"x78" 163x198cm. Inscribed in two places ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/166169 Anatolian / Turkish Sun, 01 Dec 2019 02:05:52 +0000 Ben 166169 at http://rugrabbit.com small symmetrically knotted Baluch rug. The field design is composed of a repeat made up from the tendrils of harshang blossoms (blossoms excluded) of the type more typically found in the borders ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/174823 Baluch Fri, 29 Nov 2019 18:39:35 +0000 Ben 174823 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch Runner, great natural colors, woven like a giant long bagface with a repeat mosaic like pattern of eight-pointed stars in a lattice. "Arab" type, open right, with corroded deep indigo almost ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/181796 Baluch Fri, 22 Nov 2019 18:00:01 +0000 Ben 181796 at http://rugrabbit.com Jaf Kurd bagface, fragmented but with super soft glossy wool. http://rugrabbit.com/node/200397 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Thu, 21 Nov 2019 05:51:06 +0000 Ben 200397 at http://rugrabbit.com Kizyl Ayak Turkmen chuval, very old and much larger than most with a great weave, floppy handle, great spacing, and rich saturated colors. a portion of the grey flatwoven back is still ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/181537 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Tue, 19 Nov 2019 20:10:25 +0000 Ben 181537 at http://rugrabbit.com Northwest Persian Kurdish runner fragment with flowering shrubs on a gold ground, very nice color. 2'8"x6'8". http://rugrabbit.com/node/197357 Persian Kurdish Fragments Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:38:40 +0000 Ben 197357 at http://rugrabbit.com Jaf Kurd bagface with unusual tucked diamond design http://rugrabbit.com/node/200236 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Thu, 14 Nov 2019 22:21:40 +0000 Ben 200236 at http://rugrabbit.com Southwest Persian bag with a Jaf-Kurd-like latch-hook diamond design. kilim back preserved. http://rugrabbit.com/node/200205 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Wed, 13 Nov 2019 20:31:22 +0000 Ben 200205 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch balisht, older Sistan type, nice and thin. http://rugrabbit.com/node/200162 Bags and Trappings Baluch Tue, 12 Nov 2019 19:08:34 +0000 Ben 200162 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch bagface with a wonky memling gul. http://rugrabbit.com/node/199952 Bags and Trappings Baluch Wed, 06 Nov 2019 18:39:47 +0000 Ben 199952 at http://rugrabbit.com classy Jaf Kurd bagface, great color and super border, 3 blues, 2 greens, 2 reds, aubergine, etc.. Nice pile rendition of flatwoven ends as well. All in all a very nice thing. http://rugrabbit.com/node/199917 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Tue, 05 Nov 2019 20:11:11 +0000 Ben 199917 at http://rugrabbit.com Central Anatolian Konya / Capadocia area rug fragment. Former Kirscheim Collection published in ' Orient Stars ' as 17th century with the following description... "[plate] 114 Corner Fragment with Eight-Pointed Star Eastern Konya region 17th century 39x66cm This ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/179372 Anatolian / Turkish Fragments Mon, 28 Oct 2019 16:43:48 +0000 Ben 179372 at http://rugrabbit.com Large (5'1" x 8'3" 155x252cm) East Anatolian Yatak with harshang and other ornament (alien cyclopses?) http://rugrabbit.com/node/144885 Anatolian / Turkish Kurdish Mon, 28 Oct 2019 16:38:31 +0000 Ben 144885 at http://rugrabbit.com Ladik Prayer Rug with Double-Columns as well as Double Spandrels. Rare and beautiful white ground and exceptional aubergine and red spandrels. circa 1770, mounted and conserved. a fantastic example. size= 3'7"x 5'7" http://rugrabbit.com/node/157517 Anatolian / Turkish Prayer Rugs Fri, 25 Oct 2019 20:07:33 +0000 Ben 157517 at http://rugrabbit.com Super colorful Bashir Central Asian / Middle Amu Darya area carpet. older than most. Worn but more or less complete with an elem on one end and a border on the other. ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/167255 Turkmen Central Asian (Non-Turkmen) Fri, 25 Oct 2019 19:43:26 +0000 Ben 167255 at http://rugrabbit.com Detail from a so-called 'Golden Triangle' group carpet. Woven arguably in either Northwest Persia or Eastern Anatolia at a time when the border between these two areas was more fluid, circa 1700? Sourced ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/198894 Anatolian / Turkish Persian Kurdish Thu, 03 Oct 2019 03:36:43 +0000 Ben 198894 at http://rugrabbit.com 17th / 18th century Chinese (Gansu or East Turkestan) pile carpet fragment with a classic Ming lotus and peonies vine-scroll design made into a saddle blanket probably in the 19th. size= 19'×53'. ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/186441 Bags and Trappings Fragments Chinese Wed, 02 Oct 2019 14:25:15 +0000 Ben 186441 at http://rugrabbit.com Interesting Senneh or related west Persian bagface with Qajar soldiers bearing swords and birds in the corners, nice wool and saturated natural colors including a great yellow ground. apx. 26"x 20" http://rugrabbit.com/node/167908 Persian Bags and Trappings Mon, 16 Sep 2019 17:03:50 +0000 Ben 167908 at http://rugrabbit.com worn antique Khorosan Baluch rug with great star border. Diagonal stripes with a pile rendition of flatweave design. corrosive browns. http://rugrabbit.com/node/183905 Baluch Sat, 07 Sep 2019 15:59:52 +0000 Ben 183905 at http://rugrabbit.com Crisply drawn Camel Ground Baluch Prayer Rug with elongated stylized hands, depressed warp Khorosan type. Dated Baluch prayer rug, a piece from Basha's Baluch Collection. 2'7"x4'7" http://rugrabbit.com/node/181799 Prayer Rugs Baluch Fri, 06 Sep 2019 18:30:44 +0000 Ben 181799 at http://rugrabbit.com Boucher-esque Khorosan Baluch rug with Memling tile design. Animals drawn all over the place including the field, border, and even within the flatwoven ends. Good state of preservation with sides and ends ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/187544 Baluch Fri, 06 Sep 2019 18:29:49 +0000 Ben 187544 at http://rugrabbit.com Tekke Turkmen tent band fragment. Nice narrow one, 8.5"x75". http://rugrabbit.com/node/188080 Fragments Turkmen Thu, 05 Sep 2019 06:09:41 +0000 Ben 188080 at http://rugrabbit.com Large Sistan Baluch khorjin (bagface). Very graphic with saturated natural dyes including aubergine and several green-blue hues. http://rugrabbit.com/node/186904 Bags and Trappings Baluch Tue, 03 Sep 2019 16:27:02 +0000 Ben 186904 at http://rugrabbit.com East Anatolian rug fragment, very fine weave and saturated natural color. An exceptionally elegant but battered older example of an iconic type. http://rugrabbit.com/node/174970 Anatolian / Turkish Kurdish Fragments Sat, 31 Aug 2019 17:41:27 +0000 Ben 174970 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch Camel Ground Prayer Rug, fantastically soft wool (just ask the moths!) saturated madder red. Great tactile quality. Good drawing with interesting asymmetries. This is a former Basha piece. http://rugrabbit.com/node/168137 Prayer Rugs Baluch Thu, 29 Aug 2019 05:42:38 +0000 Ben 168137 at http://rugrabbit.com Detail from an early (Jufti knotted type) Herat / Khorasan carpet. Safavid era, circa 1600. http://rugrabbit.com/node/197547 Persian Tue, 27 Aug 2019 00:06:33 +0000 Ben 197547 at http://rugrabbit.com really nice Persian village mat or poshti, probably Hamadan, 1'11"x3'0". All vegetal dyes. http://rugrabbit.com/node/197455 Persian Fri, 23 Aug 2019 19:49:21 +0000 Ben 197455 at http://rugrabbit.com East Anatolian Kurdish divan cover. Red-wefted group with great color including slate blues and greens, salmon, and good. fragmented into three pieces, Older than most. http://rugrabbit.com/node/197207 Anatolian / Turkish Kurdish Wed, 14 Aug 2019 19:52:54 +0000 Ben 197207 at http://rugrabbit.com Ersari Turkmen chuval with mina-khani design. An early version of this type with two shades of insect pink, silk, two or three golds, and several shades of blue including a light sky-blue. ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/172712 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:51:13 +0000 Ben 172712 at http://rugrabbit.com Symmetrically knotted Baluch rug with a Mushwani type diamond design. Some wear and old attempts at restoration. Dynamic and fun with nice natural color. 3'8"x6'10" http://rugrabbit.com/node/189320 Baluch Fri, 02 Aug 2019 08:23:04 +0000 Ben 189320 at http://rugrabbit.com Small format Bergama area Turkish rug with an intriguing design related to both sumaks and some yastiks. Squarish shape and nicely drawn with good color. About 38"×42". Worn but very readable. Two-tones ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/184252 Anatolian / Turkish Tue, 23 Jul 2019 22:12:19 +0000 Ben 184252 at http://rugrabbit.com