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Our interest in tribal antique rugs & kilims spans over 25 years. Our focus is looking for the archaic motif and lustrous wool with saturated colors. Also, we are specialists in hand washing all of our pieces.

  • Antique Shirvan Kilim. Last quarter 19th Century. Extremely fine weave. Leathery handle. 5’7” x 9’6”. 10 colors. Carefully washed clean. Ready for ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Qashqai Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century Note: Fantastic creatures surround blue field. Good Condition with small repaired slit in bottom right ... read more
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  • Antique Jaf Kurd Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Radiating latch hook diamonds on purple brown field. Very good condition. Minor losses to ... read more
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  • Antique Baluch Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Hooked diamonds float on camel field. Excellent condition. Lower right corner kilim reweave. Full pile. ... read more
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  • Antique Kuba Region Rug. Mid 19th Century. Rare piece. Twin pairs of birds form gol clusters on aubergine-brown field. 3’4 x 4’3. ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Persian Veramin Rug. Late 19th Century. This piece features a repeating diamond pattern enclosing alternating shrub flowers on a saturated cherry ... read more
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  • Antique Distressed Shahsavan long rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Lenkoran medallions w/o the in-between St. Andrew cross. Fabulous white ground main border. ... read more
    price:  $995

  • Antique Yomud Ensi. Mid 19th Century. Nice rendering of the Eagle elem. Note the outstanding Ashik-Cross design compartment at top. 4’6 x ... read more
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  • Antique Ersari Beshir Khali Rug. Late 19th Century. Colorful botehs float on white ground field. Full pile. Excellent condition. 2’3 x 4’4. ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Seychour Cabbage Dowry Rug. 3rd Quarter 19th Century. Cabbage heads float on dark brown field. Attractive floral meander border accentuates ... read more
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  • Early Caucasian Kazak Long Rug. 1st Half 19th Century. Great use of saturated coloration. Note the 'crab border,' appears to be four ... read more
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  • Antique Turkish Gaziantep Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Three archaic ivory outlined hexagonal medallions float on deep cochineal field. Framed by gorgeous ... read more
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  • Antique Anatolian Megri (Makri). Mid 19th century. Turkish village double niche prayer rug. Saturated colors on silky wool. Original turquoise selvage. Slight ... read more
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  • Antique Shahsavan/Kurd Soumak Bagface. 2nd Quarter 19th Century. Turtle border encloses two rows of fantastic animal group creatures separated by elongated birdhead ... read more
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  • Antique Jaf Kurd Bag Face. Late 19th Century. Great condition considering age with slight loss to both top and bottom. Moderate pile ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Avar Small Rug. Rare piece with bird shield medallion center field design. Late 19th Century. Pinwheel main border. Showing rug ... read more
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  • Antique Afshar Rug. Late 19th Century. Stylized multi-colored vases rest on top and bottom with central striking medallion. Truly a tribal piece. ... read more
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  • Antique Afshar Rug. Circa 1900. The design exhibits dual ‘ashik tipped’ medallions on a saturated madder red field. Mint condition. 9 colors. ... read more
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  • Turkmen Main Carpet. Circa Antique. Afghanistan. The ‘aina gochak’ main border frames a 4x7 gul layout of varying size on a rare ... read more
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  • Antique Baluch Chakhansur Long Rug. Late 19th Century. Afghanistan. Rows of madder and undyed dark brown wool 'ashik' tree devices radiate a ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Karabagh Runner. se Caucasus. Last Quarter 19th Century. Three rows of tree shrub forms surrounded by striking angled botehs on ... read more
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  • Antique Afghan Charshango Rug. First Quarter 20th Century. Northern Afghanistan. Two and three quarter octagonal guls dominate the rich madder red field. ... read more
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  • Antique Shahsavan Rug. Late 19th Century. Cerulean blue botehs sit on abrashed field. Unique bird design in border featured prominently on Shirvan ... read more
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  • Khamseh Rug. Early 20th Century. Inscribed and possibly dated. Soft, floppy handle. Original selvedge. 7 colors. 3’11” x 5’0”. Ready for your ... read more
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  • Antique Tekke Small Rug. 4th Quarter 19th Century. Small collectible piece. 15 central gul medallions sit on saturated brick red field framed ... read more
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  • Antique Tekke Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Possible ceremonial or wedding piece. All saturated colors with old yellow, cochineal and madder throughout. ... read more
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  • Rare Antique Baluch Prayer Rug. Circa Early. Powerful indigo s dragons inside hand panels and a fine trefoil border frame three and a ... read more
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  • Antique Small Baluch Rug. Circa Early. Tribal guls enclosing hooked devices and ’s’ dragon motifs arranged in a tiled latticework pattern decorate this ... read more
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  • Antique Timuri Rug. Last quarter 19th Century. Fine and rare Timuri small rug with tree totem that dominates field. Buttery soft wool. ... read more
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  • Antique Kurdish Long Rug. Glowing botehs dance to the left and right on a deep indigo blue field. The weaver and family ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Small Rug. Circa Early. Two columns of ivory diamond lattice with alternating rows of gols. Leaf and wine glass border. ... read more
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  • Antique Turkmen Yomud (Yomut) Torba. Central Asia. Last Quarter 19th Century. Silk and wool embroidery on wool. Overall deign with alternating rows ... read more
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  • Antique Senneh Kilim. Fine weave. All original sides. 7 colors. 6’7” x 4’4”. Delicately hand washed.
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  • Antique Senneh Kilim. Fine weave. All original sides. 8 colors. 6’4” x 4’1”. Delicately hand washed.
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  • Antique Baluchi Tribal Cushion (Balisht). Northeast Persia. Stepped purple pendants on camel field. Full pile in original condition. 5 colors. 2’7” x ... read more
    price:  $425

  • Vintage Baluch Bag. Baluchi Bird Balisht on camel field complete with kilim back. Original condition. No repairs. 5 colors. 2’8” x 1’6”. ... read more
    price:  $350

  • Antique Baluch Bagface. North East Persia. 2nd Half 19th Century. Shrubs and s design on blue field surround Tukoman like Gol with ... read more
    price:  $1095

  • Early Yastik Fragment. Central Anatolia. 2nd Half 19th Century. Abrashed field with saturated colors including strong purple and turquoise. Compare the rendering ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Kilim Fragment. 2nd Half 19th Century. Soft dungaree handle. Early addition to top and bottom. 5 colors. Strong green. 3’10” ... read more
    price:  250

  • Antique Uzbek Kilim Bagface. Rare size. Horsehair foundation. Rows of alternating colored chevrons and stepped diamonds. Truly tribal, original condition. 6 colors. ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Baluch Rug. Last quarter 19th Century. Alternating Botehs on Camel field. Strong colors throughout including light steel blue, turquoise, apricot and ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Rare Gendje Small Rug. Circa Early. Two rows of elongated Gendje border ornaments on white ground field framed by blue trefoil ... read more
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  • a rare and spectacularly colored Timuri Prayer Rug dating to the Mid 19th Century. Please note the use of color, specifically steel ... read more
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  • Antique Ferahan Sarouk Rug. Circa 1880. Short velvety pile and fineness of weave are hallmarks of this Persian Rug woven in the ... read more
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  • Antique Maadan Baluch Long Rug. Northeast Persia, Khorasan. This finely woven brown field offers a captivating inner border of rams. The central ... read more
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  • Antique Persian Kurdish Runner. Circa 1910. Alternating rows of glowing boteh sit on a soft-silky indigo field. The boteh drawing and spacing ... read more
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  • Antique Timuri Baluch Bagface. 3rd Quarter 19th Century. Dokhtar-I Ghazi honey comb design. Saturated colors including a nice green. Very good condition. ... read more
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  • Baluch Prayer Rug. North East Persia. 20th Century. Willow leaf trees, quilted diamonds, and Ashik gols intwine and radiate upward into prayer ... read more
    price:  495.00