A live feed form RagRabbit.com http://rugrabbit.net/recent_posts/403 Online Marketplace Antique Rugs Carpets and Textiles Ethnographic and Asian Art en Sometimes, the market is wrong...! Superb Tekke 6 Gul, available at ARTS, San Francisco http://artsrugshow.net/register-for-the-arts-opening/ http://rugrabbit.net/node/186408 Turkmen Mon, 15 Oct 2018 10:55:18 +0000 James Cohen 186408 at http://rugrabbit.net 17th century English Crewelwork fragment 25 x 80cm approx http://rugrabbit.net/node/186465 Fragments Europe Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:26:46 +0000 James Cohen 186465 at http://rugrabbit.net Belouch with silky wool circa 1900 120 x 240 approx http://rugrabbit.net/node/186464 Baluch Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:21:46 +0000 James Cohen 186464 at http://rugrabbit.net http://rugrabbit.net/node/186463 Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:12:49 +0000 James Cohen 186463 at http://rugrabbit.net 19th century Ersari Beshir main carpet, worn. If you can't tell, it's rare and beautiful. Approx 8 x 7 http://rugrabbit.net/node/185735 Room size carpets Turkmen Wed, 26 Sep 2018 20:50:57 +0000 James Cohen 185735 at http://rugrabbit.net Lovely old Kurd Bidjar rug with the classic 'Mina Khani' design. 4'6" x 5'10" http://rugrabbit.net/node/185733 Persian Kurdish Wed, 26 Sep 2018 20:35:49 +0000 James Cohen 185733 at http://rugrabbit.net http://rugrabbit.net/node/185155 Sun, 09 Sep 2018 16:42:55 +0000 James Cohen 185155 at http://rugrabbit.net Antique Ersari Gulli Gul Main carpet, could be mid 19th century. In worn condition but really good colour range and lovely drawing to the old guls. Has original three cord, goat-hair wrapped ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/184092 Turkmen Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:47:26 +0000 James Cohen 184092 at http://rugrabbit.net Very long Kurdish kilim circa 1900 with comb design. Beautiful natural dyes including forest green, lavender and burnt orange. 4'0" x 18'5" / 121 x 560cm. Slight wear, one small patch (pictured) ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/183640 Kurdish Kilims and Flatweaves Wed, 01 Aug 2018 15:56:11 +0000 James Cohen 183640 at http://rugrabbit.net Richly coloured early 20th century Ersari carpet with shimmering wool. Nice mid blues, yellow and grass green. Sides reduced, kilims missing,many old reweaves and some wear, to the foundation in one place. ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/183583 Turkmen Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:56:32 +0000 James Cohen 183583 at http://rugrabbit.net A selection of some of my purchases at the recent ICOC including this beautiful circa 1700 Khorrosan fragment, made up of many small pieces but making a terrific picture. 2'7" x 3'1" ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/181910 Fragments Wed, 13 Jun 2018 15:02:05 +0000 James Cohen 181910 at http://rugrabbit.net John Wertime declared the twin of this bagface as 'The best of type' and the only tangible difference between them is that this one is more damaged, having patches in the two ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/181909 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:58:54 +0000 James Cohen 181909 at http://rugrabbit.net Fleecy, patinated thick pile on this late 19th century Kurdish Juval. I really like the dark aubergine ground colour, it's very unusual. In full pile. 3'9" x 2'5" / 113 x 73cm http://rugrabbit.net/node/181908 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:49:41 +0000 James Cohen 181908 at http://rugrabbit.net Rare antique Bakshiash narrow runner 2'7" x 13'2" in excellent condition. http://rugrabbit.net/node/181522 Persian Fri, 01 Jun 2018 08:35:53 +0000 James Cohen 181522 at http://rugrabbit.net Early 19th century Yomud Main carpet http://rugrabbit.net/node/181057 Turkmen Sat, 19 May 2018 20:54:14 +0000 James Cohen 181057 at http://rugrabbit.net An early Khamseh bagface, with its twin, in slightly worse condition. Wool and dyes are top-notch! http://rugrabbit.net/node/181055 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Sat, 19 May 2018 20:48:29 +0000 James Cohen 181055 at http://rugrabbit.net Lovely Kurd Bidjar rug 4'3" x 7'7" with Mina Khani design on a pure madder red ground. http://rugrabbit.net/node/180254 Persian Kurdish Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:44:00 +0000 James Cohen 180254 at http://rugrabbit.net 19th century Oushak carpet 12'6" x 10'0" in good pile with a couple of worn spots and slightly ragged ends. Has been cleaned. http://rugrabbit.net/node/180253 Anatolian / Turkish Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:31:39 +0000 James Cohen 180253 at http://rugrabbit.net 4'0" x 9'10" / 123 x 300cm Akstafa, 19th century, all natural dyes. Good pile allover, one or two very small old repairs, sides new overbound. Clean and ready for your floor! http://rugrabbit.net/node/179607 Caucasian Sun, 08 Apr 2018 10:15:16 +0000 James Cohen 179607 at http://rugrabbit.net Bakshiash runner circa 1900. 3'3" x 12'10" / 99 x 390cm http://rugrabbit.net/node/179601 Persian Sun, 08 Apr 2018 09:55:50 +0000 James Cohen 179601 at http://rugrabbit.net Antique Cloudband Kazak with single medallion. Great colours, good old one in useable condition but quite a lot of 'Granny stitch' has been done ie old homemade repair. See reverse pictures. On ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/178536 Caucasian Fri, 09 Mar 2018 20:54:05 +0000 James Cohen 178536 at http://rugrabbit.net Antique Jaf Kurd bagface in full, full pile with lovely all natural dyes. 2'0" x 2'0" http://rugrabbit.net/node/178535 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Fri, 09 Mar 2018 20:45:04 +0000 James Cohen 178535 at http://rugrabbit.net 19th century Persian Jajim in complete condition, no holes, no stains and all natural dyes. 6'11" x 8'4" / 211 x 254cm http://rugrabbit.net/node/178534 Persian Kilims and Flatweaves Fri, 09 Mar 2018 20:39:25 +0000 James Cohen 178534 at http://rugrabbit.net Heriz rug 3'2" x 6'7" / 97 x 182cm Pretty colours, clean, generally good pile but with a small amount of tinting, see pic 3 for all such tint. http://rugrabbit.net/node/178474 Persian Thu, 08 Mar 2018 19:48:35 +0000 James Cohen 178474 at http://rugrabbit.net 16th century Flemish tapestry fragment depicting King Solomon. 3'10" x 3'7"/ 117 x 110cm http://rugrabbit.net/node/178472 Europe Thu, 08 Mar 2018 19:24:41 +0000 James Cohen 178472 at http://rugrabbit.net Pair of 19th century Turkoman torbas, each approximately 14" x 33" in good pile but cut on the edges, as seen in the pictures. Symmetrically knotted, wool and cotton wefts, all ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/178298 Turkmen Mon, 05 Mar 2018 14:48:18 +0000 James Cohen 178298 at http://rugrabbit.net http://rugrabbit.net/node/178132 Wed, 28 Feb 2018 21:58:09 +0000 James Cohen 178132 at http://rugrabbit.net Serapi Heriz circa 1900 10'7" x 12'6" in decent condition, finer than average. Nice to see the light blue medallion. A striking and handsome carpet. http://rugrabbit.net/node/178131 Persian Room size carpets Wed, 28 Feb 2018 21:50:16 +0000 James Cohen 178131 at http://rugrabbit.net Not many rugs as tribal as this Khamseh out there. Must be one of the most freely drawn, archaic rugs I have seen for some time. A wonderful selection of naively drawn ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/177492 South Persian Tribal Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:26:02 +0000 James Cohen 177492 at http://rugrabbit.net Lovely old Sivas or Nigde long rug with beautiful colours and highly patinated wool. Full pile but some old repairs and two largish areas where the wefts were obviously weak and there's ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/177042 Anatolian / Turkish Kurdish Fri, 02 Feb 2018 17:06:29 +0000 James Cohen 177042 at http://rugrabbit.net Very fine, beautifully made Baku Verneh 6'7" x 4'5" / 200 x 133cm with a wide variety of animated birds, dogs and goats. Dated four times. In excellent condition with very minor ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/177041 Kilims and Flatweaves Fri, 02 Feb 2018 16:54:45 +0000 James Cohen 177041 at http://rugrabbit.net Heriz runner, woollen foundation, in excellent condition. Original ends and sides. 14'0" x 3'3" http://rugrabbit.net/node/176366 Persian Tue, 09 Jan 2018 17:16:34 +0000 James Cohen 176366 at http://rugrabbit.net Beautiful antique Khamseh chicken rug, in full original pile, no repairs. All natural dyes despite appearances to the contrary. http://rugrabbit.net/node/176324 Persian Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:40:34 +0000 James Cohen 176324 at http://rugrabbit.net Heriz runner circa 1920, full pile and built like a tank. Original ends and sides, lovely apple green border, most unusual. 11'5" x 3'5" http://rugrabbit.net/node/175944 Persian Thu, 28 Dec 2017 22:04:12 +0000 James Cohen 175944 at http://rugrabbit.net Early Turkish rug fragment, possibly 15th century. Conserved onto linen backing. 1'4" x 5'5" Fantastic piece. http://rugrabbit.net/node/175781 Anatolian / Turkish Fragments Mon, 25 Dec 2017 15:05:02 +0000 James Cohen 175781 at http://rugrabbit.net Colourful Konya prayer rug circa 1850. I love the golden border with the multi coloured serrated leaves, they seem to be moving as you look at them. Great aubergine colour too. All ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/175061 Anatolian / Turkish Prayer Rugs Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:25:16 +0000 James Cohen 175061 at http://rugrabbit.net Interesting Qashqai animal trapping, first half of the 20th century. Quite an unusual and decorative object, attractive with the tassles. Size includes to tips of tassles: 117 x 56cm / 3'10" x ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/175059 South Persian Tribal Bags and Trappings Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:08:37 +0000 James Cohen 175059 at http://rugrabbit.net http://rugrabbit.net/node/173923 Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:20:10 +0000 James Cohen 173923 at http://rugrabbit.net 19th century Sarab runner with a wide range of rich natural dyes, in slightly worn condition. Missing sides, raggedy at one end. Great restoration opportunity! 3'1.5" x 9'10" http://rugrabbit.net/node/170818 Persian Mon, 14 Aug 2017 19:09:51 +0000 James Cohen 170818 at http://rugrabbit.net 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 some low pile areas. Please look closely at the pictures. ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/170814 Anatolian / Turkish Mon, 14 Aug 2017 18:37:42 +0000 James Cohen 170814 at http://rugrabbit.net Early 20th century Heriz carpet, of the heavy, durable kind with rich, warm colours. So despite some wear this carpet is still very strong and still useable. 8'11" x 12'1" / 273 ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/170181 Persian Room size carpets Tue, 01 Aug 2017 15:20:44 +0000 James Cohen 170181 at http://rugrabbit.net Beautiful small antique Heriz rug 5'3" x 6'11" /160 x 210cm http://rugrabbit.net/node/170065 Persian Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:24:04 +0000 James Cohen 170065 at http://rugrabbit.net Antique Oushak carpet 8'7" x 12'0" http://rugrabbit.net/node/170030 Anatolian / Turkish Thu, 27 Jul 2017 18:00:28 +0000 James Cohen 170030 at http://rugrabbit.net 19th century, white wefted Mahal carpet, worn but very pretty and still useable on the floor. 8'6" x 10'2" http://rugrabbit.net/node/169072 Persian Room size carpets Sat, 01 Jul 2017 20:51:29 +0000 James Cohen 169072 at http://rugrabbit.net Sarab runner, dated 1212, 3'5" x 16'3". mostly good pile, slightly low in the middle, new overbound sides. http://rugrabbit.net/node/169071 Persian Sat, 01 Jul 2017 20:46:07 +0000 James Cohen 169071 at http://rugrabbit.net 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 aspect to the field fillers indicates, to me, a good ... http://rugrabbit.net/node/168495 Caucasian Fri, 16 Jun 2017 11:32:17 +0000 James Cohen 168495 at http://rugrabbit.net Very nice all natural Jaf Kurd bagface in full, glossy pile, 19th century. http://rugrabbit.net/node/166172 Bags and Trappings Kurdish Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:54:04 +0000 James Cohen 166172 at http://rugrabbit.net 19th century Qashqai rug, 4'2" x 6'10". Generally good pile with low areas over the middle medallion. Nice tribal feel to the drawing. http://rugrabbit.net/node/165903 South Persian Tribal Sat, 22 Apr 2017 22:13:35 +0000 James Cohen 165903 at http://rugrabbit.net