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Our interest in tribal antique rugs & kilims spans over 30 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. Visit us by appointment at our premier tribal rug and kilim gallery in upstate New York. Our gallery is located in Stamford, NY. Contact us at theantiqueknot@gmail.com

  • Antique Tekke Small (Wedding) Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. Chemche Secondary Gols. Deep green. Great Condition for age. Older than most. ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Tekke Small Main Carpet. Mid 19th Century. 4 x 9 gul pattern. Extremely fine weave with piled rhombus elems containing light ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Bakhtiari Large Saddlebag. 2nd Half 19th Century. Bag front. Mother goddess like figures nest between truly tribal, archaic gols. Rare weaving ... read more
    price:  Sold, Thank you.

  • Antique Kurdish Juval (Chuval). 3rd Quarter 19th Century. 'Jaf' style. Two dynamic panels of colorful ashiks with arms and crosses surmounted by ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Shirvan Keyhole Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Captivating serrated leaf border creates a vortex through the deep blue Keyhole medallion into ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Caucasian Shirvan Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. Akstafa like bird field. Very good condition with slight loss to three sides. 11 ... read more
    price:  Sold, Thank you.

  • Antique Tekke Small Rug. Mid 19th Century. Miniature version Archetypal Gul 5 x 7 field. Flower in the box border motif ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Sarouk Pushti (Small Rug). Circa Antique. 5 colors. Excellent condition with full pile. 2’0 x 2’4. Carefully hand washed.
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Central Anatolian Kirsehir Kilim. Late 19th Century. Stunning wall art. Shiny and lustrous wool. 8 colors. 7’5 x 6’0. Carefully hand
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Turkmen Yomud Small Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. Abrashed field of Dyrnak motifs. Original 4 cord goat hair selvedge + ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Afshar Chanteh. Early 20th Century. Rare and fully intact small bag. a tribal treasure. Chevron kilim back. Mint condition considering age. ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Luri Bagface. Last Quarter 19th Century. 7 colors. 1’6 x 1’10. Carefully hand washed.
    price:  $125

  • Antique Senneh Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Fine weave with even wear. Old resevlaged edges. 10 colors. 2’10 x 3’8. Delicately ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Senneh Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Classic design. Even wear with slight loss to top and bottom. 4 colors. 2’0 x ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Rare Antique Turkmen Prayer Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Camel ground. One minor expert reweave lower field. Both ends rewoven. 4 colors. ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Ersari Beshir Khali. Late 19th Century. Ikat design. Excellent condition. 5 colors. 3’5 x 3’11. Carefully hand washed. For comparison, please see ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Anatolian Aydinli Kilim Half. Early 19th Century. Konya Region. Beautiful wall art piece or runner. Stunning stacked medallions with great use ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Kurdish Long Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. 21 Colorful Rows of archaic dragon motifs. Some pile loss to top left. Old ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Caucasian Karabagh Prayer Rug. Inscribed and Dated 1892. Diagonal Boteh motif fills field. 14 animals surround prayer arch. Excellent Condition with ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Timuri Baluch Bag Face. 1st Quarter 20th Century. Hexagonal medallion enclose tree motifs floating on dark green. Original selvage. Soft ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Bakhtiari Saddle Bags. Last Quarter 19th century. Complete bags intact and all original. This could serve as a repository for many ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Baluch Prayer Rug. Last quarter 19th Century. Blue ground. Original kilim ends and selvage. Repaired slits at top and bottom right ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Dokhtar-I-Ghazi Baluch Prayer Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. Good condition considering age with original sides and selvage. Wear spots to mid ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Baluch Rug. Turkmen gols. Early 19th century. Original goat hair selvages, slight loss to ends. Beautiful border with wear to center ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Baluch Rug. Late 19th Century. Saturated colors. Soft, lustrous wool. It features an all-over diagonal diamond lattice field design enclosing crosses ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Dokhtar-I-Ghazi Baluch Prayer Rug. Timuri Sub-tribe. Excellent condition considering age with two invisible repairs as shown. Original selvages. 4 colors. 2’7” ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique 'Khan' Carpet Border Fragment. s.w. Afghanistan. Chakhansur. Late 19th Century. We can only imagine what the full carpet looked like. This ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Ersari small main carpet. Early 19th Century. This carpet features a 3x9 gol format ‘tauk-noska’ horned animal heads look in opposing ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Yomud Ensi. Subtle purple-brown field. Folded kilim top with remnants of woven hanging chords. Full Pile. Very good condition besides ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • 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:  Sold, Thank you

  • Antique Baluch Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Hooked diamonds float on camel field. Excellent condition. Lower right corner kilim reweave. Full pile. ... 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
    price:  SOLD

  • 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
    price:  POR

  • 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
    price:  POR

  • Antique Caucasian Seychour Cabbage Dowry Rug. 3rd Quarter 19th Century. Cabbage heads float on dark brown field. Attractive floral meander border accentuates ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Early Caucasian Kazak Long Rug. 1st Half 19th Century. Great use of saturated coloration. Note the 'crab border,' appears to be four ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Turkish Gaziantep Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Three archaic ivory outlined hexagonal medallions float on deep cochineal field. Framed by gorgeous ... read more
    price:  POR

  • 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
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Afshar Rug. Circa 1900. The design exhibits dual ‘ashik tipped’ medallions on a saturated madder red field. Mint condition. 9 colors. ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Turkmen Main Carpet. Circa Antique. Afghanistan. The ‘aina gochak’ main border frames a 4x7 gul layout of varying size on a rare ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Baluch Chakhansur Long Rug. Late 19th Century. Afghanistan. Rows of madder and undyed dark brown wool 'ashik' tree devices radiate a ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Caucasian Karabagh Runner. se Caucasus. Last Quarter 19th Century. Three rows of tree shrub forms surrounded by striking angled botehs on ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Afghan Charshango Rug. First Quarter 20th Century. Northern Afghanistan. Two and three quarter octagonal guls dominate the rich madder red field. ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Shahsavan Rug. Late 19th Century. Cerulean blue botehs sit on abrashed field. Unique bird design in border featured prominently on Shirvan ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Tekke Small Rug. 4th Quarter 19th Century. Small collectible piece. 15 central gul medallions sit on saturated brick red field framed ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Tekke Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Possible ceremonial or wedding piece. All saturated colors with old yellow, cochineal and madder throughout. ... read more
    price:  POR

  • 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
    price:  POR