IZKANDAR

My passion is to find and collect ethnographically significant weavings and textiles, as well as Islamic and Indian antiques.

  • a Kirghiz shyrdak, Northeast Afghanistan, first half 20th Century.
    price:  please ask

  • a good 19th Century Shavak anatolian rug, with lustrous wool and saturated natural colours. Damaged as seen - needs washing and conservation/repair. ... read more
    price:  reasonable

  • An unusual small Ersari or mad rug, late 19th Century. 160 x 80 cm
    price:  very reasonable

  • a Moghan Kurdish rug, c. 1900, with excellent long wool and lively boteh design. 271 x 110 cm
    price:  inexpensive, please ask

  • Small but superb… a 19th century Shahsavan piled namakhdan, with saturated dyes including a good natural orange. The condition is excellent, with ... read more
    price:  sold thanks

  • a lush Belouch khorjin, with superb silky long-staple wool and all good colours. Original plainweave back and braided side-tassels. First half 20th ... read more
    price:  not expensive

  • a mid-19th century Ersari main carpet, rather worn in one half of the field. Good early colours and border design.
    price:  inexpensive

  • a striking c.1900 Century Khorassan Belouch rug, all natural dyes and with original goat-hair selvedge. 155 x 90cm. The design derives from ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • An unusual and attractive late 19th century Uzbek or Turkmen torba with silk highlights. 50 x 100 cm
    price:  sold

  • a yomut group chuval, 73 x 132 cm. Late 19th century, good condition and natural colours.
    price:  SOLD

  • a nineteenth century Anatolian kilim fragment with excellent colours. 28 x 80 cm
    price:  sold

  • Kars Kazak, Northeast Anatolia, first third 20th century. 213 x 145 cm
    price:  £350

  • Early Anatolian kilim fragment with beautiful colours.
    price:  sold

  • a vibrant Karabagh Kazak, late 19th Century. 258 x 110 cm. The ends are rewoven and there is some old repiling, but ... read more
    price:  please ask

  • a thick gabbeh/yatak type rug, possibly Kurdish from North West Persia. 185 x 136 cm. Luminous natural colours and long-staple glossy wool ... read more
    price:  not expensive

  • a North West Persian rug, 240 x 110 cm. Good colours and strong design, about 1900.

  • a beaten and faded Anatolian prayer rug, but still has plenty of charm. Late 19th Century, 195 x 122 cm. Friendly price.
    price:  sold

  • a charming small Qashqai chanteh, late 19th century. During its working life the bag has been reinforced with a rawhide strip around ... read more
    price:  not expensive

  • Wondrous colour! Old Anatolian kilim fragment, about 1m x 75cm.
    price:  sold

  • Worn but still beautiful Jaff Kurdish rug from northwest Persia. Good natural colours, condition as shown.
    price:  not expensive

  • From an English estate, a late nineteenth century Qashqai or Khamseh rug, in generally good condition but in need of a wash. ... read more
    price:  nice

  • a good Bakhtiari soumak khorjin. Friendly price.

  • Yomut ensi, late 19th century. Good natural colours and condition. 180 x 130 cm
    price:  sold

  • An East Anatolian rug with interesting motifs. Late 19th Century. 140 x 107cm
    price:  sold

  • a very early Belouch, wool like silk. 105 x 90 cm
    price:  reasonable

  • a large Belouch kilim woven in two parts. 11'5" x 6'5", 348 x 195 cm
    price:  sold

  • An extremely fine Perepedil rug, late 19th century.
    price:  reasonable

  • a 16th or 17th Century Kubachi frit-ware bowl, with abstract geometric drawing.
    price:  please ask

  • Central Anatolian prayer filikli, 115 x 73 cm.
    price:  sold

  • An Ottoman silk and metal thread bocha, late 19th century
    price:  please ask

  • a rare Kashan velvet silk ikat panel, 19th Century. 158 x 121 cm. Provenance: Hobart-Moore Collection.
    price:  please ask

  • An extremely fine 18th century Kashmir embroidered panel, 43 x 60cm
    price:  sold

  • a Central Asian tent-band fragment, 150 x 32cm

  • a Central Asian tent-band length. 148 x 28 cm.

  • An early and archaic Belouch prayer rug with squarish format. Please ask for more details.

  • Two interesting Rabat embroidery fragments, 19th century.
    price:  60 euro

  • Beaten-up but still attractive south Caucasian Shahsavan rug. More pictures available

  • a small Qashqai chanteh with a big presence! About 28cm square, the weft substitution technique with white cotton providing a dramatic contrast. ... read more
    price:  please ask

  • a Serab runner in excellent condition, with a lively boteh field, c.1900
    price:  sold

  • An early Shulaver or South Caucasian rug 260 x 99 cm, with wonderful bright, clear colours. Mixed wool and cotton wefts. Quite ... read more
    price:  sold

  • An extremely fine mid-19th century Tekke juval with glowing insect reds and silk highlights. Cloth-like handle and in original condition, save for ... read more
    price:  sold

  • a charming central Anatolian prayer saph, c.1900, with a typically vivid palette. 320 x 103 cm. It is in very good condition, ... read more
    price:  sold

  • East Anatolian 19th Century Kurdish rug with wonderful saturated insect red, rust orange, sky blue and bottle green. Size 6'8" x 4'5", 203 ... read more
    price:  please ask

  • Fabulous 19th Century Sauj Bulagh, 250 x 130cm, 8'2" x 4'3". 10 beautiful colours including aubergine, buff pink and teal and pistachio ... read more
    price:  Sold thanks!

  • a Nishapur bowl, underglaze painted in black, yellow and green with cross and palmette leaf pattern. Diam 21cm, height 8cm. 10th Century
    price:  SOLD

  • An Ersari juval with staggered guls and its original plainweave back. 94 x157 cm.
    price:  SOLD sorry!

  • From the same English estate, a late-19th Century Moghan Shahsavan rug from the south Caucasus, also with the original import number on ... read more
    price:  $300 +shipping

  • Fresh from an English estate, this Chajli caucasian rug bears the original import marks on the rear. Condition not great in central ... read more
    price:  sold thanks!