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.

  • 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

  • Silky Belouch Mina Khani 3'3" x 2'7" / 98 x 89cm
    price:  please enquire

  • Full pile, fine antique Sarouk rug 4'0" x 6'10" ca 1920. No cracking, no dryness, no worn spots, two small repairs excellently ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Lovely old 19th century Shirvan prayer rug 3' x 5'3" with all natural dyes.
    price:  On hold

  • Eye-dazzling Tibetan checkerboard rug 206 x 103cm. Beautiful and modern looking antique rug.
    price:  please enquire

  • Richly coloured antique Ersari carpet, lovely forest greens and navy blues. Touch of yellow too, shows it's a good old one. Original ... read more
    price:  $2,000 USD inc shipping

  • Beautiful and elegant Sarab runner, dated, 16'3" x 3'5" in good, useable condition. One small area of not very professional repair and ... read more
    price:  please enquire for price and more photos

  • Unusual Karabagh area double keyhole long rug. All natural dyes, good pile but with some old darning, rewoven both ends and wrinkle ... read more
    price:  reasonable, please enquire

  • cute Veramin area (?) bagface 1'6" x 1'5"/ 45 x 43 ca 1900
    price:  £220 GBP + ship

  • Beautiful little Qashqai chanteh 12" x 12"/ 30 x 30cm with sweet kilim back
    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:  please enquire

  • 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

  • Very fine quality Malayer ca 1920. Some small spilts, wear and an old repair. Approx 4' x 6'
    price:  £275 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

  • Charming camel field Belouch prayer rug 2'11" x 5'3"/89 x 160cm. All natural dyes and a very attractive asymmetry to the design. ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • 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

  • Beautiful antique Afshar, with very unusual blue sky at dawn ground colour and extraordinary stylised flowering vases repeated across the fiels. The ... read more
    price:  £520 GBP + ship

  • 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

  • Antique Sarouk Fereghan rug in perfect condition. 4'6" x 6'7" Please email for more information.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Very thick and heavy Kurd Bidjar Kelleh circa 1900. Worn and a little raggedy around the edges, with some original selvedges on ... read more
    price:  £575 GBP + ship

  • 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

  • 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
    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:  On hold

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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