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. 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 if you are interested in any of my listings.

  • Big piece of the field of a beautiful Ziegler-Mahal carpet. Worn, with some colour run from something else around the edges. Professionally ... read more
    price:  GBP £600 + shipping

  • Early 19th century Ersari-Beshir Chuval with a freely drawn 'Ikat' design. Missing sides.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Lovely, proper old Kurdish Bidjar Mina Khani rug 4'11" x 8'11". a bit flat in places but a great strong 'iron' weave ... read more
    price:  GBP £5,400 inc VAT

  • Rare and beautiful blue field Chelaberd Kazak, in good condition. 4'9" x 6'2" / 147 x 186cm Please email for more pictures If you ... read more
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Early 19th century Turkish Kilim fragment approx 80 x 60cm
    price:  GBP £250 plus shipping

  • Antique Heriz approx 9 x 11 in worn condition. Beautiful.
    price:  sold, thank you

  • 19th century Kuba long rug approx 3'5" x 8'10" restored and in showroom condition now. Please enquire for more pictures and information, ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • 17th Century Game Park Tapestry approximately 9' tall by 8' wide. Beautiful colours, lined and ready to hang, Please contact directly at ... read more
    price:  contact directly at

  • Gorgeous antique Oushak 11'3" x 15'7" / 343 x 475cm Please email me at as i do not always receive RugRabbit messages, ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Fine antique Bidjar Kelleh, 5'7" x 11'9" / 171 x 358cm
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Soft coloured Karaja runner circa 1920 3'6" x 17'7" in great condition, clean, flat & straight, ready for your floor.
    price:  GBP £2,800

  • Delightful Yellow silk Chyrpy sleeve fragment, mounted. Frame 13" (at widest point) x 38"
    price:  GBP £950 Plus shipping

  • Serapi circa 1880 11'6" x 13'7"
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Fantastically colourful Kurdish runner 3'6" x 12'4" in full pile, no restorations, and great age
    price:  sold, thank you

  • This extraordinary early Karadja is still available. The thickness of pile is really quite something, about an inch or 2.5 cms over ... read more
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Superb, mid 19th century Fachralo prayer rug fragment. Approx 3'5" x 2'0"
    price:  GBP £850 + shipping

  • Heriz runner ca 1930 3'3" x 14'10" Thin pile, great soft colours and lovely yellow border. No repairs and still very strong, ... read more
    price:  GBP £775 plus shipping

  • 19th century nw Persian runner in excellent original condition. 14'8" x 3'3"
    price:  GBP £2,200 plus shipping

  • Gorgeous 19th century Genje rug, in full pile 3'7" x 7'10" / 110 x 238cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Very unusual Serapi carpet 9'7" x 11'9" ca 1880
    price:  Please enquire

  • Very decorative Heriz carpet (yes, really!) 12'2" x 18'11" / 370 x 576cm
    price:  GBP £22,500

  • Mid 19th century Shahsavan soumac bagface. Superb example. 2'0" x 1'9.5" in excellent condition with one small, faded old repair.
    price:  Please enquire

  • 16th century 'Feuilles-de-Choux' tapestry fragment, mounted. With thanks to all my customers and wishing you all a very Happy New Year!
    price:  Not For Sale

  • Green field Talish area Caucasian long rug, sold in situ.
    price:  Sold

  • Narrow Gorevan runner, full pile, looking great in a small hallway. 2'3" x 8'4" Available, please enquire for more pictures and pricing information, ... read more
    price:  sold, thank you

  • 18th century Silk embroidery fragment from the Greek island of Rhodes. This was part of the bridal tent. Many long panels were ... read more
    price:  GBP £1500 + shipping

  • Fantastic Mahal carpet with huge round blossoms on a very pale blue background. 8'1" x 12'5" / 246 x 377cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Narrow Karadja runner circa 1930 in good condition, clean and all sides secured. Pretty tomato red ground colour and mid blue border ... read more
    price:  GBP £750 inc UK shipping

  • 19th century Karabagh Kelleh with cochineal ground colour and marvelously abrashed light blue border. 7' x 20'6" In low pile with minor ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Manzandaran quilts, enquire for more pictures and information, thank you.
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Kurdish runner with a lovely abrashed emerald green border and regular repeat yellow and red medallions on a midnight blue ... read more
    price:  GBP £3,250

  • Early 20th century Jajim, striking piece, approx. 8' x 6'
    price:  On polite request

  • Antique Jaf Kurd bagface in full, full pile with lovely all natural dyes. 2'0" x 2'0"
    price:  £950 GBP + ship

  • Talish area Caucasian rug dated 1879. In showroom condition (ie minor restoration) there is even low pile allover, and warm, attractive colour, ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • link Khamseh knife bag ca 1850 7" x 27", published in 'Austrian Collections' and a unique piece as far as i know. ... read more

  • 18th century Cretan embroidery 52 x 72cm. Please click here link for more information and other freshly acquired pieces
    price:  sold

  • Caucasian rug fragment first half 19th century with embroidery design. Very cool. 5'8" x 3'9" Check out my other pieces on rugrabbit and ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • 19th century Kurdish bagface. For the price and other colourful and rare rugs, please go to link just updated today....
    price:  sold

  • large-scale Six Gul Tekke Torba. very soft and supple. some condition issues but still a great old Turkmen piece.
    price:  SOLD

  • Ca 5th century coptic textile fragment. Great colour. Mounted behind glass, hence slight reflections overlaid in pictures. Fragment 22 x 18cm, frame ... read more

  • All wool Bidjar 11'2" x 7'5"/ 340 x 227cm art in motion
    price:  alas alas, I sold it

  • Fantastic Nim Suzani 3' x 4'7" circa 1850 in mint condition.
    price:  SOLD

  • Superb Tekke 6 Gul. Bit thin in the middle, unsurpassed colour and terrific handle.
    price:  Sold- Well done!

  • Buy it now, my new hardback Turkoman catalogue. 60 glossy pages with 30 full colour illustrations. Order here: link pieces will be ... read more

  • Early 'Bellini' fragment. More pictures here: link
    price:  SOLD

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  • Fabulous quality Antique North West Persian runner circa 1860. 5m x .95m or 16'3" x 3'2". The best quality of wool, soft ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Pre-Columbian textile fragment, probably Chimu. 28cm x 30cm (textile only)
    price:  £375 GBP