Syndicate contentJames Cohen

September 7th, 2013 I am now living and working in London, and I have taken a warehouse at the Park Royal Oriental Carpet Centre. Please feel free to visit me there if you are coming to London. An appointment is advisable. I have a new mobile number for the UK: +44 7747 610 248 if you are interested in 19th century and earlier oriental carpets, runners and rugs with rich colours; Also highly collectable rugs and trappings, please come by to see me, you are very welcome. The things on my website will give you a good idea of the type of stock I keep. Please feel free to write me at if you are interested in any of my listings.

  • 19th century Bakshiash carpet 330 x 430/ 11'0" x 14'2" in perfect condition
    price:  please enquire

  • Gorgeous 17 x 10 antique Oushak with aqua marine main border. In good condition.
    price:  please enquire

  • Antique Karabagh runner in outstanding original condition. Full pile allover on this circa 1880 rug, with only one small reweave on the ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Caucasian rug with diagonal stripes, circa 1850. 2'11" x 5'5"
    price:  please enquire

  • Giant pale Amritsar carpet 600 x 552 or 19'6" x 16'10" Very worn allover,no actual holes. Fantastic 'look', with colours of cream, ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Fabulous Bakshiash tree of life carpet circa 1860. Whimsically drawn and with many charming, randomly placed dogs and/or goats. a beautifully abrashed ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • a very fine and colourful complete Tekke transport chuval from ca 1850. a beautiful range of colours from a brick red ground ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • An exceptional Ersari Main carpet circa 1850. Full pile, incredible colour. Pictures taken pre- tidying up of kilim ends and selvedges being ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Pretty Karadja rug circa 1920, slightly low, just beginning to go at one end. Approx 3' x 5'
    price:  £475 GBP

  • Small Heriz rug in unusually good condition- all original, untouched. Circa 1920 2'10" x 4'7"/ 86 x 139cm
    price:  please enquire

  • Superb small Heriz in full pile, no repair. Beautiful green medallions float on a midnight blue field. Ca 1910/20 4'6" x 6'4"/137 ... read more
    price:  On hold

  • Antique Sauj Bulagh mafrash side panel. Superb colour, great wool. Three small patches running along the top, obviously cannibalised from another panel ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • antique West Anatolian small kilim, 3'10" x 5'4". Original untouched condition and very pleasing all natural dyes. Late 19th century
    price:  £1,500 GBP

  • Pretty but worn Gorevan runner circa 1900. 2'0" x 8'8", bit wider at the bottom. Still looks good on the floor.
    price:  £250 GBP + Ship

  • Small Sauj Bulagh fragment ca 1800 with dragon forms. Probably part of a runner. Superb wool and colour 9" x 32" Please have ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Good quality 1920's Heriz, with bold rich colour and good energy from the movement of the design. 9' x 12' Dirty, with ... read more
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  • Mint condition Bakshiash runner. Full, original pile, no repairs. Lovely soft colours. 3'3" x 10'0" / 99 x 302cm circa 1920.
    price:  On hold

  • Gorevan runner, North West Persia, ca 1900 2'3" x 8'1" full pile, only one tiny low spot.
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Superb Bakshiash carpet, late 19th century, in good original pile. 11'9" x 15'3"
    price:  please enquire

  • Very pretty light blue Kazak, 19th century, low pile/flat allover, beautifully and expensively restored, now ideal floor covering. Big size at 5'7" ... read more
    price:  £3,250 GBP

  • Talish area weaving with a Konagkend pattern. Despite the obvious aniline dyes, i think this rug works superbly and is an outstanding ... read more
    price:  £5,750 GBP

  • Fine Shirvan weave with yellow ground, unusual animals. Dusty, ok pile. 2'10" x 4'11" ca 1860/70
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Starkly patinated North East Caucasian runner. Fantastic range of colours, fine, full pile, golden period of 19th century weaving. Sides trimmed, slight ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • 18th century Salor Kejebe.
    price:  please enquire

  • Superior Serapi carpet, late 19th century, 10'10" x 15'8"
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Early 19th century Ningxa Throne back cover.
    price:  £1,100 GBP + ship

  • 19th century Ghiordes Oushak 292 x 390cm / 9'7" x 12'8". Unusually fine for this type. Very pale orange field, with pretty ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Early 19th century Khotan rug 4'5" x 7'10"
    price:  please enquire

  • Knockout caucasian runner ca 1880 3'4" x 16'5"
    price:  please enquire

  • Golden yellow ground mid nineteenth century South Caucasian long rug in excellent condition. Please contact for more details.
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Unusually colourful Kasim Ushag Kazak with a somewhat ambitious date. a lovely, cheerful antique carpet that has had some professional repiling to ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • 18th century Flemish or French Tapestry fragment 20" x 86"
    price:  £650 GBP + shipping

  • Fachralo prayer rug 3'7" x 4'0" circa 1890. Missing ends and new sides but a great looking prayer rug still with the ... read more
    price:  £1,500 GBP + Shipping.

  • Sultanabad rug ca 1900, 3'3" x 5'8".
    price:  £825 GBP

  • 18th century Kuba Blossom fragment 1'4" x 2'1"
    price:  price reduced: £700 GBP limited time only

  • Elegant early Belouch 'Mina Khani' main carpet 5'4" x 8'0".
    price:  £925 GBP + shipping. Price reduced £625 + ship ltd time only

  • a large green field 19th c Oushak carpet 11'9" x 15'7"
    price:  please enquire

  • An early 19th century Shahrisabz ascending flower suzani in near perfect condition, with stunning colour and drawing. Please email for more details
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Worn but very pretty Sarab runner from the late 19th century. Still has a great look, no holes. 3'4" x 13'8"
    price:  £775 GBP + ship/Limited time price reduction £625 GBP

  • Pretty Sarab runner circa 1910, in great condition, all original. More or less full pile, very slightly low at one end, see ... read more
    price:  £2,500 GBP/ Limited time price reduction £1,800 GBP + Shipping

  • Great value Karadja runner circa 1930/40. a bit low in pile but no holes and sure to last a very long time ... read more
    price:  £240 GBP/ Limited time price reduction £180 + shipping

  • Antique Mahal carpet circa 1910 13'3" x 19'7" in as found condition
    price:  £4,800 GBP/ Limited time price reduction £3,500 + shipping

  • Juicy Jaf ca 1900 25 x 21" all organic. Nice touch on the sides of the field design using stripes instead of ... read more
    price:  £275 GBP + shipping

  • Early 20th century Tibetan Meditation mat in very good condition. 35 x 33". No repairs.
    price:  £600 GBP/ Limited time price reduction £500 + shipping

  • Very pretty Heriz carpet circa 1910, 8'11" x 11'10", worn but no holes. Very decorative and still useable carpet for the floor.
    price:  £2,800 GBP/ limited time price reduction £2,240 + shipping

  • Very charming small Ispahan or Kashan mat ca 1920. Abstract and nice! approx 2'0" x 1'9" All original.
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Pretty little Mahal carpet 8'6" x 10'0" with happy, richly dyed colours. Worn and with some judicious flatstitch and repiling, this rug ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Small Anatolian prayer kilim, late 19th century. Very nomadic and charming piece.
    price:  £475 GBP + shipping