A live feed form RagRabbit.com http://rugrabbit.com/recent_posts/401 Online Marketplace Antique Rugs Carpets and Textiles Ethnographic and Asian Art en 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 Thu, 16 Aug 2018 22:09:34 +0000 Ben 184252 at http://rugrabbit.com Six Gul Tekke Torba, a great honest earlier example with velvety pile, great wool quality, and color. Obvious condition issues. http://rugrabbit.com/node/184157 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:38:04 +0000 Ben 184157 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 Wed, 08 Aug 2018 05:59:52 +0000 Ben 183905 at http://rugrabbit.com Baluch balisht with polychromatic blue abrash. 2'2"x2'9". http://rugrabbit.com/node/182677 Bags and Trappings Baluch Fri, 06 Jul 2018 20:57:08 +0000 Ben 182677 at http://rugrabbit.com Central Anatolian long rug. Fragmented and mounted. Perhaps Karapinar or Konya. Great color and wool. http://rugrabbit.com/item/central-anatolian-long-rug-fragmented-and-mounted-perhaps-karapinar-or-konya-great-color-and-wo Anatolian / Turkish Sat, 23 Jun 2018 06:36:22 +0000 Ben 182191 at http://rugrabbit.com Antique Baluch Rug with rosettes in a lattice. All narural colors. 89x 152 cm(35''x60'' inches) http://rugrabbit.com/node/181922 Baluch Wed, 13 Jun 2018 23:48:44 +0000 Ben 181922 at http://rugrabbit.com Very soft Baluch large balisht (poshti) from Khorossan, has a few knots of blue cotton, all good colors with polychromatic blue and soft plush wool. Quite attractive. http://rugrabbit.com/node/181853 Bags and Trappings Baluch Mon, 11 Jun 2018 17:51:12 +0000 Ben 181853 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 Sat, 09 Jun 2018 18:30:44 +0000 Ben 181799 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 Sat, 09 Jun 2018 18:21:01 +0000 Ben 181796 at http://rugrabbit.com Karapinar / Mut / South central Anatolian kilim. Great colors woven on dark warp. Good age. 30" x 108" http://rugrabbit.com/node/181662 Kilims and Flatweaves Tue, 05 Jun 2018 17:31:17 +0000 Ben 181662 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 Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:09:23 +0000 Ben 181537 at http://rugrabbit.com small Ottoman embroidery. Probably Thrace, 19th century. http://rugrabbit.com/node/181271 Anatolian / Turkish Textiles Europe Fri, 25 May 2018 14:33:22 +0000 Ben 181271 at http://rugrabbit.com small camel-ground Baluch prayer rug with nice spacing and great stylized hands. size= 2'8"x3'8" http://rugrabbit.com/node/181108 Prayer Rugs Baluch Mon, 21 May 2018 17:29:35 +0000 Ben 181108 at http://rugrabbit.com Classiacal Ushak Carpet Fragment http://rugrabbit.com/node/180900 Anatolian / Turkish Fragments Wed, 16 May 2018 20:25:27 +0000 Ben 180900 at http://rugrabbit.com Anatolian kilim, thin and fine with striped bands with geometric design on a camel ground. mounted and conserved. 22" x 65". McCoy Jones-esque? http://rugrabbit.com/node/180861 Kilims and Flatweaves Tue, 15 May 2018 19:01:50 +0000 Ben 180861 at http://rugrabbit.com Central Anatolian kilim with ashik-like devices and very nice colors including modeled greens and blue and a fantastic aubergine. Graphic serrated side border. Good age, size is 28" x 115" http://rugrabbit.com/item/central-anatolian-kilim-ashik-devices-and-very-nice-colors-including-modeled-greens-and-blue-an Kilims and Flatweaves Mon, 14 May 2018 04:51:59 +0000 Ben 180798 at http://rugrabbit.com Central Anatolian kilim with camel ground niches. Probably too narrow to be a saf but gives that impression graphically. 26" x 94" http://rugrabbit.com/node/179964 Kilims and Flatweaves Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:55:29 +0000 Ben 179964 at http://rugrabbit.com Small camel-ground Baluch rug with zoomorphic looking botehs. Very cute piece with some damage but complete. size= 26"x37" http://rugrabbit.com/node/179684 Baluch Tue, 10 Apr 2018 18:21:21 +0000 Ben 179684 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, 02 Apr 2018 23:41:48 +0000 Ben 179372 at http://rugrabbit.com Antique Central Anatolian kilim fragment, mounted and conserved, nice graphics and weave. 33" x 108". Traces of purple 'mosque ink'. http://rugrabbit.com/node/178739 Kilims and Flatweaves Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:08:18 +0000 Ben 178739 at http://rugrabbit.com Indian fragments, Mughal era but perhaps from a Decani Carpet, circa 1700 or earlier. http://rugrabbit.com/item/indian-fragments-mughal-era-perhaps-decani-carpet-circa-1700-or-earlier Fragments India Sun, 11 Mar 2018 04:40:06 +0000 Ben 178575 at http://rugrabbit.com Tekke ensi with animal tree drawing and 2-1-2 candelabra. Old but problematic, fragmented and cut on the sides. Madder is depleted. Still nice drawing and an older example but cheap. http://rugrabbit.com/node/177512 Turkmen Tue, 13 Feb 2018 00:44:13 +0000 Ben 177512 at http://rugrabbit.com Shahsevan sumak with stripes http://rugrabbit.com/node/176239 Shahsevan Bags and Trappings Fri, 05 Jan 2018 21:11:15 +0000 Ben 176239 at http://rugrabbit.com Anatolian kilim with stripes and stars. Antalya region. Great Turkish color. mounted and conserved. 50" x 84" http://rugrabbit.com/node/175842 Kilims and Flatweaves Tue, 26 Dec 2017 18:48:13 +0000 Ben 175842 at http://rugrabbit.com small mounted fragment of a Northeast Persian Khorosan carpet. The bird seen on this piece is reminiscent of those seen on a much larger Northeast Persian 'Portuguese' carpet fragment sold as lot ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/175796 Persian Fragments Mon, 25 Dec 2017 18:52:07 +0000 Ben 175796 at http://rugrabbit.com Yomut or perhaps 'P-Chodor' Turkmen Asmalyk camel trapping. Very idiosyncratic palette with a deep aubergine and blue-green. http://rugrabbit.com/item/yomut-or-perhaps-p-chodor-turkmen-asmalyk-camel-trapping-very-idiosyncratic-palette-deep-auberg Bags and Trappings Turkmen Sat, 23 Dec 2017 22:00:28 +0000 Ben 175747 at http://rugrabbit.com Yomut Turkmen asmalyk. Not the typical rendering of the asmalyk design. Great condition. http://rugrabbit.com/item/yomut-turkmen-asmalyk-not-typical-rendering-asmalyk-design-great-condition Bags and Trappings Turkmen Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:04:37 +0000 Ben 175481 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 Tue, 05 Dec 2017 18:41:27 +0000 Ben 174970 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, 04 Dec 2017 19:31:31 +0000 Ben 174937 at http://rugrabbit.com white-ground Baluch balisht with a repeat 'comb' design. A strange blend of elegance and barbarism. This is a former Basha piece. There is fuchsine in the piece. http://rugrabbit.com/node/174826 Bags and Trappings Baluch Thu, 30 Nov 2017 21:08:17 +0000 Ben 174826 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 Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:28:45 +0000 Ben 174823 at http://rugrabbit.com 12 gul Tekke torba, rich velvety wool http://rugrabbit.com/node/173766 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Thu, 02 Nov 2017 20:53:27 +0000 Ben 173766 at http://rugrabbit.com Ancient minakhani Baluch rug. (price not commensurate with condition) http://rugrabbit.com/node/173505 Baluch Wed, 25 Oct 2017 22:20:32 +0000 Ben 173505 at http://rugrabbit.com Yomut Turkmen chuval, Great age. Fantastic elem with evocative negative space. Uncommon border with some corrosive brown. Great color with an attractive green and nice areas of abrash. There is some obvious ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/173170 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:18:51 +0000 Ben 173170 at http://rugrabbit.com Mucur Prayer Rug. One of the preeminent examples of the type. Published in Murray Eiland, Oriental Carpets: A Complete Guide p. 188 pl. 155. Dated 1170 / 1757. http://rugrabbit.com/node/173072 Anatolian / Turkish Prayer Rugs Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:52:00 +0000 Ben 173072 at http://rugrabbit.com Very uncommon Kizyl Ayak Turkmen main carpet fragment featuring large chuval-style guls with substantive silk highlights. 17"x24" http://rugrabbit.com/node/172895 Bags and Trappings Fragments Turkmen Mon, 09 Oct 2017 03:20:03 +0000 Ben 172895 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 Wed, 04 Oct 2017 06:50:57 +0000 Ben 172712 at http://rugrabbit.com Ersari torba, dynamic drawing and nice colors with a few highlight knots of cochineal silk. Looks like it was made into upholstery at some point. There is a small patch or ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/172393 Bags and Trappings Turkmen Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:25:56 +0000 Ben 172393 at http://rugrabbit.com Two more Ancient Carpet Fragment, 3rd - 6th century. Part of the same group of early pile carpet fragments seen in the Al-Sabah Collection. (See Friedrich Spuhler, Pre-Islamic Carpets and Textiles from ... http://rugrabbit.com/item/two-more-ancient-carpet-fragment-3rd-6th-century-part-same-group-early-pile-carpet-fragments-se Fragments Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:53:17 +0000 Ben 172196 at http://rugrabbit.com Ancient Carpet Fragment, 3rd - 6th century. a similar fragment from perhaps the same rug is in the Al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait along with other related early knotted pile carpet fragments. It is ... http://rugrabbit.com/item/ancient-carpet-fragment-3rd-6th-century-similar-fragment-perhaps-same-rug-al-sabah-collection-k Fragments Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:07:08 +0000 Ben 172193 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/172151 Bags and Trappings Baluch Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:08:09 +0000 Ben 172151 at http://rugrabbit.com East Anatolian Kurdish rug with saturated madder-red ground and matching red weft. Great color with green, sky-blue, golds and ox-blood. Several condition issues but complete, readable, and radiant. Great wool too. http://rugrabbit.com/node/171882 Anatolian / Turkish Kurdish Tue, 12 Sep 2017 17:35:46 +0000 Ben 171882 at http://rugrabbit.com Central Anatolian Konya long rug, beautiful color and texture, very fragmented and worn. Former Charles Lave collection, Inv#C-136. Nice use of abrash, particularly in the border where yellow at the bottom changes ... http://rugrabbit.com/node/171763 Anatolian / Turkish Thu, 07 Sep 2017 23:44:31 +0000 Ben 171763 at http://rugrabbit.com Colorful Tibetan square, an older example with great abrash. http://rugrabbit.com/node/171685 Tibetan Tue, 05 Sep 2017 18:14:04 +0000 Ben 171685 at http://rugrabbit.com Chinese Ningxia throneback with a double crane roundel surrounded by clouds. 18th century type with remarkable wool and great condition. http://rugrabbit.com/node/171649 Chinese Tue, 05 Sep 2017 00:05:42 +0000 Ben 171649 at http://rugrabbit.com lush velvety Tekke Turkmen main carpet with rounded guls. fragmented at sides, missing a border. http://rugrabbit.com/node/171210 Turkmen Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:37:11 +0000 Ben 171210 at http://rugrabbit.com Tibetan Wangden type warp-faced back seating square. (apx. 3 feet square) A nice older example with excellent abrash! http://rugrabbit.com/node/171150 Tibetan Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:38:06 +0000 Ben 171150 at http://rugrabbit.com Tang Dynasty silk fragment with a large composite dragon in a pearl roundel. Central China, 8th century. An unusually rendered dragon perhaps based on Sasanian Persian or Sogdian prototypes? http://rugrabbit.com/item/tang-dynasty-silk-fragment-large-composite-dragon-pearl-roundel-central-china-8th-century-unusu Textiles Chinese Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:25:08 +0000 Ben 170932 at http://rugrabbit.com