Enrico Fontolan

My passion for carpet started just a couple of years ago but I'm completely rug made. I like the work of nomads in every kind of shape: chuval, korjin, mafrash and everything coming from everyday-life of peaople whose roof was the sky, and floor was the land.

  • a couple of what m.g. Konieczny at page 52 of his book “Textiles of Baluchistan” shows us as Dasdan (Runner) or Jamdan, ... read more
    price:  350 euro for both

  • Antique real camel hair Hamadan rug (189x107cm) probably early 20th. Low but even pile and headens partially reduced (but this does not ... read more
    price:  Please ask

  • Gorgeous Shahsavan (probably Karagan area) long, but not too long carpet 290x125cm. Two columns of 8 Memling Gouls create an hypnotic pattern ... read more
    price:  Please ask

  • Do you want to start a collection without spending a fortune? This is for you. Shahsavan soumak side panel 94x38cm. Beautiful design ... read more
    price:  350 euros including shipping in EU/USA

  • Tibetan saddle top 84x58cm. Minimalistic design with one little swastika in the very centre of an elegant medallion. Only two colors display ... read more
    price:  Sold! Many thanks!

  • Uzbek Tartari saddle bag 149x45cm complete. a perfect example of double interlock wave technique. Beautiful range natural colors including green, light blue, ... read more
    price:  Please inquire

  • Antique, complete Shahsavan Mafrash, third quarter of xix sec. with beautiful, deep saturated colors. The triumph of soumack technique! In very good ... read more
    price:  Sold to an happy collector! Many thanks!

  • Baluch three of life (or Vase) design with a beautiful range of natural colors, including green and light blue. I think it could ... read more
    price:  Price upon request

  • Have you ever seen something like this before? a rare and beautiful sheperd’s coat, probably from Turkmenistan or east Persia, with jajim ... read more
    price:  Please ask

  • Antique Talish from South Caucasus. Beautiful and rare "kilim" design with multicolor hooked medallions with ram’s horns and Mother Goddess figures. Classic ... read more
    price:  Sold! Many thanks!

  • Yomut chuval complete with kilim back. Cm 127x79. Late 19th/early 20th century. Beautiful antique chuval with 4x4 Gouls field design. Secondary Gouls ... read more
    price:  Sold thank you!