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. www.jamescohencarpets.com 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 jamescohen50@hotmail.com if you are interested in any of my listings.

  • Worn and very pretty pale yellow ground Mahal carpet circa 1920, with cherished allover pattern. 298 x 395 or 10' x 13. ... read more
    price:  £1,600 GBP + ship

  • 19th century Sarab runner with a wide range of rich natural dyes, in slightly worn condition. Missing sides, raggedy at one end. ... read more
    price:  Summer Special £675 GBP + shipping

  • Pretty South Caucasian long rug 4'0" x 9'2", nice yellow/camel field and interesting border change for no apparent reason. Some old repairs ... read more
    price:  On hold

  • 19th century Oushak runner 3'8" x 20'8" cut and reduced at one end. Rather attractive greeny-blue field and in good condition with ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Pair of Chinese throne back covers, joined together, 19th century. 2'5" x 4'9" / 72 x 144cm. Excellent condition, full pile but ... read more
    price:  £975 GBP + shipping

  • Early 20th century Heriz carpet, of the heavy, durable kind with rich, warm colours. So despite some wear this carpet is still ... read more
    price:  £2,750 GBP + shipping (approx $3,000 USD)

  • Beautiful antique Moghan runner, with repairs- see pictures. 3'6" x 9'10"
    price:  £775 GBP + ship

  • Beautiful small antique Heriz rug 5'3" x 6'11" /160 x 210cm
    price:  please enquire

  • Antique Oushak carpet 8'7" x 12'0"
    price:  please enquire

  • Beautiful mid 19th century Tekke main carpet fragment. Cut and rejoined through the middle and at one end. Somehow it works as ... read more
    price:  £1,350 GBP

  • Mid 19th century Fereghan carpet, Herati design, great border. 11'3" x 15'4" Very good condition, with minor wear, mostly corroded browns. No repair ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Over the years, I've owned a few of these plain field 'Met-hane' runners but this one is by far the most beautiful- ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Antique Oushak carpet in full pile and with no restoration- barring two sewn up fireplace cuts. Ultra decorative and rare carpet, in ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • 19th century, white wefted Mahal carpet, worn but very pretty and still useable on the floor. 8'6" x 10'2"
    price:  please enquire

  • Sarab runner, dated 1212, 3'5" x 16'3". mostly good pile, slightly low in the middle, new overbound sides.
    price:  please enquire

  • Antique Chelaberd Kazak, Karabagh district, Azerbaijan, Circa 1875 in excellent, restored condition. 4'7" x 6'10". Last three pictures show pre-restoration. The asymmetric ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Richly coloured Karabagh rug ca 1890, in full pile. 4'1" x 6'10" Beautiful, saturated natural dyes. Three wrinkle cuts and a largish ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Beautiful old serapi with some heavy wear and holes. Could be used as is or great restoration project. 11' x 14'
    price:  £2,200 GBP + shipping

  • Narrow Karadja runner ca 1930 3'0" x 10'9"/ 91 x 329cm in decent condition. Some foundation visible, mostly good pile, very durable ... read more
    price:  £950 GBP + ship

  • Belouch piled mat or soffreh 2'8" x 2'5" in full pile. Doesn't quite lie flat but will probably stretch well. In full
    price:  £120 GBP + shipping

  • Very handsome antique Shahsavan kilim approx 300 x 200 in need of a clean, otherwise in good condition.
    price:  £1,450 GBP + shipping

  • Very nice all natural Jaf Kurd bagface in full, glossy pile, 19th century.
    price:  £475 GBP + shipping

  • 19th century Qashqai rug, 4'2" x 6'10". Generally good pile with low areas over the middle medallion. Nice tribal feel to the
    price:  £975 GBP + shipping

  • Early 20th century Heriz runner with an unusual design of birds and flowers on a rich brick ground. Full pile, no repair. ... read more
    price:  please enquire

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

  • 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:  SOLD, thank you

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

  • 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

  • Mint condition Bakshiash runner. Full, original pile, no repairs. Lovely soft colours. 3'3" x 10'0" / 99 x 302cm circa 1920.
    price:  £1,750 GBP + shipping

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

  • 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

  • Early 19th century Khotan rug 4'5" x 7'10"
    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

  • 18th century Flemish or French Tapestry fragment 20" x 86"
    price:  £650 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:  £1,000 GBP

  • a large green field 19th c Oushak carpet 11'9" x 15'7"
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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

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

  • Ersari Gull-i-gul main carpet fragment with shaggy pile and lovely colour. !9th c. 6'9" x 3'10" / 206 x 117cm
    price:  £500 GBP + ship

  • Ziegler & Co carpet, late 19th century, with sky blue field. 9'8" x 14'3"
    price:  please enquire