Syndicate contentJohn Batki

Since 1975 I have been studying and collecting unusual Old World weavings A.K.A. "oriental rugs and kilims",from all areas, always looking for originality and improvisation. Alternate email address: jbatki@twcny.rr.com

  • Do-Gulli Baluch, 125 x 218 cm One the oldest of its kind. please email jbatki@twcny.rr.com Deep glowing colors impossible to see in my poor
    price:  please inquire jbatki@twcny.rr.com

  • Antique Baluch rug with rare reciprocal design, 2’9” x 5’4”. Symmetrically knotted. Excellent condition. Please email jbatki@twcny.rr.com
    price:  USD 650.- includes shipping in US

  • Sparkling small Baluch antique rug with gul lattice outlined in camel hair, ver6 good condition, 31 x 60 inches. USD 450.- including shipping ... read more
    price:  uSD 450.- includes shipping in the US

  • small antique Baluch rug with 23 ashik guys on old rose madder field, 36 x 61 inches (including end kilims). Good condition, even ... read more
    price:  USD 300.- includes shipping in US

  • Spectacular Antique Afshar, excellent condition. 5 x 6'1" (152 x 185 cm) johnbatki@gmail.com
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  • Antique Anatolian Kula Tree Niche Rug, circa 1900. In good condition. johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  johnbatki@gmail.com

  • Antique Anatolian Kula Tree prayer rug, circa 1900. johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  on request

  • Antique Seikhur Long Carpet, 119 x 356 cm. Good condition, original blue wool side finish, corroded brown and black areas, one small ... read more
    price:  please inquire jbatki@twcny.rr.com

  • Antique Kuba Seikhur fragment, 123 x 173 cm. Lower end reduced and crudely re-woven with a braided warp fringe. a small hole ... read more
    price:  USD 850.- including shipping in the U.S.

  • Very finely woven Tekke torba, intact with back and woven strap. johnbatki@gmail.com
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  • Antique Beshir fragment, wool and goat hair, 12 x 12 inches. Several shades of glowing 19th century madder reds and a range ... read more
    price:  USD 150 plus shipping

  • Antique Rabat carpet fragment. Possibly early 19th century. please inquire johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  p.o.r.

  • Antique Beshir rug with stacked polygons. please inquire johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  USD 900 plus shipping

  • Antique Beshir fragment made into a pillow. please inquire johnbatki@twcny.rr.com
    price:  p.o.r.

  • Antique Beshir fragment
    price:  p.o.r

  • Anatolian silk Tree prayer kelim, early 20th century. 85 x 138 cm. Ex-John Collins. Perfect condition. -- johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  on request

  • Anatolian small kelim, early 20th century. johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  USD 325.- plus shipping

  • New Year's Greetings from KilimoLand
    price:  nfs

  • Excellent antique Turkmen Ersari Middle Amu Darya trapping. 19th century. Please inquire at johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  USD 950.- plus shipping

  • Antique Central Anatolian vagireh yastik with Crivelli Star motif. 19.5 x 26 inches (50 x 66 cm) Unique early xx. century village ... read more
    price:  USD 650 plus shipping

  • Antique Ersari Kizil Ayak Twin Niche prayer rug, 37 x 49 inches (94 x 124 cm). One of the earlier examples of ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Antique East Central Anatolian kilim, rare format recalling Turkmen ensi. 50 x 72 inches (127 x 183 cm) 19th century. Mounte ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • b-016 Antique Baluch ZigZag rug, full of energy. 86 x 160 cm (34 x 63 inches) please use johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  USD 650 plus shipping

  • pk-073 Antique east central Anatolian niche kilim, 91 x 135 cm (36 x 53 inches). Very fine tight weave, many old repairs ... read more
    price:  USD 650 plus shipping

  • Antique Anatolian Carnation kilim fragment (possibly Sarkisla), 5'3" x 8'5" (160 x 257 cm). Deep saturated 19th century colors. Professionally cleaned ... read more
    price:  p.o.r. johnbatki@gmail.com

  • Antique Anatolian kilim fragment, 5'4" x 10'3". Reduced across the top of the field. An unusual 19th century weaving in excellent condition. ... read more
    price:  reasonable

  • Antique Turkmen Kejebe torba in distressed condition, complete with yellow plain weave back. -- Priced accordingly.
    price:  please inquire

  • Topless antique Bijar Kurd kilim with superb colors and interesting animals. Missing top border replaced by blue denim strip. -- Concentricity and ... read more
    price:  USD 550 plus shipping

  • Unusual Antique Anatolian prayer rug. 98 x 140 cm. Very reasonably priced.
    price:  please inquire

  • "Golden Rose is the color of the Dream i had..." songs Jimi Hendrix. --Antique Manastir prayer rug with 66 Rosettes on Ivory ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Interesting and rare antique Manastir prayer rug with large octagonal reserve above mihrab, 49 x 75 inches. Both madders reds and and ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Antique Anatolian niche kilim, (pk-085) possibly Sivas region, 45 x 65 inches. johnbatki@gmail.com
    price:  please inquire johnbatki@gmail.com

  • Antique Anatolian Yuruk niche kilim, (pk-073), with very fine weave, original sides and lower end finish, generations of restorations, reweaves, repairs and ... read more
    price:  please inquire johnbatki@gmail.com

  • Resplendent and very fine antique Turkmen torba with 2 Salor guls, complete with kilim back and handsome woven straps. 36 x 11 ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Antique and distressed Tekke Turkmen kejebe torba complete with yellow kilim back opened up. 36 x 12 (26) inches
    price:  USD 390 plus shipping

  • Antique 19th century mixed technique Tekke torba with 13 horizontal bands, asymmetrically knotted, on red plain weave kilim, complete with yellow kilim ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Antique Anatolian small kilim with 4 rectangular compartments arranged as in a Turkmen ensi. 130 x 188 cm (51 x 74 inches). ... read more
    price:  please inquire at jbatki@twcny.rr.com

  • Antique Chodor Turkmen main carpet end panel fragments, 83 x 8 inches each. Warp: gray and brown goat; Weft: tan wool and ... read more
    price:  USD 290 plus shipping

  • Space Odyssey 2001 Mosaic Tiles Antique Baluch with overall ZigZag pattern. 86 x 160 cm. Asymmetrical knots, original side finish and kilim ... read more
    price:  only about 35 cents per tile

  • Highly unusual 19th century Anatolian prayer rug fragment, 98 x 140 cm (39 x 55 inches). Merits restoration or mounting.
    price:  please inquire

  • Antique Kazak small rug with 39 Rosettes and red wefts.
    price:  USD 290 plus shipping

  • Antique Avar Daghistan small rug with 30 stars on tomato red field and dazzling broad ivory border. 32 x 52 inches. --Slight ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • cute little early 20th century anatolian yastik, probably West Anatolia, maybe Makri region. Red wefts. most likely contains syntheric dyes.Recently hand-washed. One hole ... read more
    price:  please ask

  • Antique Anatolian kilim fragment, 20 x 16 inches. Wool and white cotton. Probably Malatya area
    price:  USD 250 plus shipping

  • Antique West Anatolian long banded kilim, 150 x 325 cm. Probably Balikesir region. Resonant madder reds and indigo blues. Extra-weft details. a ... read more
    price:  USD 650 plus shipping

  • Antique Baluch small rug with colorful guls in camel hair outlined lattice
    price:  please inquire

  • Antique Pirot kelim, see http://www.rugrabbit.com/node/197816' > link
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Antique Baluch small rug with ashik-like motifs. --Please check out my other Baluch posts on rr. Alternate email: jbatki@twcny.rr.com
    price:  Sold, thank you