CARPETS

CARPETS

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Ushak 244 x 150 cms
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SKU: AL831

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VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Ushak, Afghanistan This rug is modelled on classic Turkish Ushak carpets but with a very modern twist. The colours are  gentle yet the design is excitingly contemporary in its interpretation of this traditional style. Size: 244 x 150 cm

£1,400.00
Maswak 271 x 218 cms
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SKU: AL808

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Maswak, Afghanistan This striped pattern with its earthy tones has a superb texture from the excellent wool used and the alternating pile and flat weave technique used to weave it. Size: 271 x 218 cm

£1,330.00£800.00
Darya Abshar 299 x 199 cms
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SKU: AL812

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Darya Abshar, Afghanistan Contemporary designs from Afghan weavers. We think this contemporary design is an excellent innovation from the versatile weavers of Afghanistan. It has some of the rawness and naive charm of gabbeh rugs from Qashqai weavers of SW...

£1,540.00
Retro Gabbeh 283 x 183 cms
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SKU: AL806

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VENDOR: The Rug Centre

Gabbeh rugs and carpets originated in SW Iran and other Nomadic cultures.  This example is hand knotted in Afghanistan using the best hand spun wool and deep rich colours taken from vegetable dyes.  Size: 283 x 183 cm

£1,850.00£1,400.00
Chob rang 270 x 186 cms
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SKU: AL809

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'Chob' means natural, 'rang' means colour. It is not easy to get such balance in colours and perfection in the drawing of the pattern.  The elegant trellis pattern set on a superb field of abrashed terracotta is perfectly offset by...

£2,560.00
Vintage Kirman 293 x 210 cm
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SKU: AL801

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This is something we have not often had in stock; a star of the contemporary vintage scene, a recycled carpet, actually a very finely woven Persian carpet with an amazing garden design that shadows through in subtle shades of salmon,...

£1,385.00
Belouch 315 x 210 cm
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SKU: AL802

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Belouch, NE Iran Unusually large tribal carpet from the most prolific and independent Afghan weavers – the Belouch. This large carpet is also fantastic value. Belouch, Every one is different and has its own character. Incredible value for a genuine...

£1,290.00£750.00
Contemporary Kilim 271 x 180 cms
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SKU: AL522

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Contemporary Kilim, woven in Afghanistan  A strong contemporary design with contrasting shades of blue. All natural dyes. Size: 271 x 180 cm

£525.00£395.00
Ersari 309 x 244 cms
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SKU: AL519

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Ersari, woven in Afghanistan  A very fine Afghan tribal design with superb colour and excellent hand spun wool. The Ersari tribes have a long and prominent history in Afghanistan. The design reflects a strong Turcoman influence, seen in many Afghan...

£3,600.00
Ziegler 351 x 275 cms
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SKU: AL239

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A great looking Ziegler carpet from Afghanistan. The design originates from 19th century NW Iran. Elegant, characterful, with well balanced colours. Available to try at home. It  is an example of a restrained Persian style  developed for elegant homes across...

£2,900.00£1,800.00
Fine Meshkabad 254 x 176cms
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SKU: AL072

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Fine Meshkabad, Azerbaijan This superb carpet is woven close to where the great 19th century Ziegler & Co. carpets were made in NW Persia. Decorative, elegant and with a quiet opulence, it has the same subtle colours as those originals,...

£2,900.00
Mahi Tabriz 300 x 211 cms
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SKU: AK611M

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VENDOR: The Rug Centre

An exceptionally pretty, very fine carpet with perfectly balanced colours. Extremely hard wearing, Tabriz carpets of this type are woven by highly skilled weavers. Mahi means fish and refers to the fish (or leaf) shaped motif repeated throughout the filed...

£2,800.00£1,400.00
Chonderesk or 'cloud band' Kazak 244 x 163cm
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SKU: AJ055

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A very old Caucasian rug of the type known as Chonderesk, indicative of the distinctive field pattern depicting 'cloud band' motif. Impressive and yet not imposing, this a rare example of a complete and generous sized antique rug in sound...

£2,400.00£1,400.00
Beni Ouarain 303 x 201 cms
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SKU: AK575

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

The Beni Ouarain is a tribal group of Moroccan Berbers, one of many nomadic tribes of Morocco. They are famous for weaving carpets of plain colour with simple, patterns. The chunky knotting and shaggy pile with such raw woven energy...

£950.00£625.00
Beni Ouarain 284 x 200 cms
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SKU: AK573

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

The Beni Ouarain is a tribal group of Moroccan berbers, one of many nomadic tribes of Morocco. They are famous for weaving carpets of plain colour with simple, patterns. The chunky knotting and shaggy pile with such raw woven energy...

£950.00£625.00
Old Beni Ouarain 341 x 194 cms
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SKU: AK572

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An example of one of the most famous, Moroccan carpets. The Beni Ouarain is a tribal group of Moroccan berbers, one of many nomadic tribes of Morocco. They are famous for weaving carpets of plain colour with simple, patterns. The...

£1,800.00£750.00
Old Beni Ouarain 357 x 204 cms
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SKU: AK571

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

A real old example of one of the most famous, elusive Moroccan carpets. The Beni Ouarain is a tribal group of Moroccan berbers, one of many nomadic tribes of Morocco. They are famous for weaving carpets of plain colour with...

£2,400.00£750.00
Shiraz 316 x 208 cms
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SKU: AK475M

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Shiraz, NE Iran Unusual to find such large Shiraz carpets. This was woven about 30 years ago. There is no wear and indeed the wool has gained a fine lustre. The red ground is alive with subtle variations in shade...

£1,800.00£1,500.00
Fine Anatolian Kilim 432 x 168cms
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SKU: N128

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

A fine old split-weave Anatolian kilim, circa 1930. Kilims are the simplest form of weaving: Cotton or wool warps vertically and wool wefts horizontally to create the pattern. This example comes from an authentic tradition, showing the imagery and colours...

£4,000.00£900.00
Cicim 313 x 158cms
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SKU: N109

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Cicim, Anatolia This very fine, dramatically coloured antique cicim (pronounced jijim) is from İçel province, (now Mersin) in Southern Anatolia. It was woven in the late 19th century. 3 parts are joined together. Materials are wool ground with and silk...

£1,500.00
Baktiari, 310 x 112 cms
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SKU: B159

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SW Iranian kilim woven with thick, soft yarn, c 1960. Really substantial old (mid to 2nd half 20th century) Baktiari long kilim. This is a really splendid design. It should make a spectacular runner for a wide hall, with its...

£650.00£350.00
Moldavian kilim 351 x 207 cms
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SKU: B137

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  Moldavian kilim There is some controversy surrounding the origin of these kilims. They were originally found in a dusty rug shop in downtown Istanbul in the late 1990s but were probably woven in the 1960s or 70s, during the...

£670.00£250.00
Qashqai 350 x 208 cms
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SKU: AJ482M

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Antique Qashqai, SW Iran. Late 19th century. This carpet has a rich and gently faded colour palette giving it a characterful and refined quality. For its age it is in fair condition with some minor repairs including neatly re-bound edges...

£2,200.00£1,100.00
Konya Kilim, 333 x 161 cms
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SKU: Z159

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Late 19th or early 20th century. An exceptional kilim from the central Anatolian city of Konya, or near by. Woven in two joined sections, the deep red field is filled with rows of a repeating major motif in changing colours,...

£3,500.00£1,800.00
Almar Kilim, 387 x 175 cms
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SKU: J692

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Late 20th century. Northern Afghanistan.   Woven near the village of Almar, near Maimaneh in the north of Afghanistan. Their kilim weaving displays diamonds, big bold patterns and strong colours, and usually natural dyes, as in this strong, characterful example....

£880.00
Saveh Kilim, 400 x 157 cms
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SKU: H58

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Mid 20th century, Central Iran. The kilim has a substantial heavy weave and is in perfect condition, remarkable for its age. The weavers are probably from the Shahsevan tribes (Saveh, Shahsevan?). According to Marco Polo ‘In Persia is the city...

£1,800.00
Reyhanlı kilim, 340 x 170 cms
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SKU: G940

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Late 19th century, Eastern Turkey. Just inside the border between Turkey and Syria, right down in in the South East corner of Turkey is Reyhanlı, where this remarkable old kilim originates. Reyhanlı is just 50km from the ancient now tragically demolished, merchant city...

£3,000.00£500.00
Karaman Kilim, 409 x 153 cms
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SKU: G809

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Karaman, Central Anatolia. Karaman is a small town about 100 km south of Konya in Central Anatolia. It is home to the tomb of Mu’mina Khatun, without whom the great mystic Rumi would not have existed, as she was his mother....

£1,950.00£470.00
Sivrihisar Kilim, 400 x 168 cms
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SKU: G808

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Early 20th century. Sivrihisar in the middle of the Central Anatolian plateau. The whole kilim, in near perfect condition, is covered in the famous ‘elibelinde’ or ‘hands on hips’ motif. The great sage Mullah Nasruddin, who sits backwards on a...

£2,500.00£500.00
Konya Kilim, 412 x 196 cms
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SKU: G794

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Early 20th century, C. Anatolia, Turkey. A large and impressive example of Anatolian kilim weaving, showing end panels contrasting with the main field of repeating motif. Woven in two joined sections. Some wear consistent with age, minor loss at ends....

£3,000.00£1,200.00
Karapinar Kilim, 442 x 142 cms
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SKU: G788

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Central Anatolia. 1st half 20th century. Highly durable, compact and dense weave with great saturated colours.  Kilims were and are used mainly as floor coverings (a good underlay can help). But they are also impressive as wall hangings, curtains and...

£2,800.00£1,300.00
Konya Kilim, 310 x 155 cms
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SKU: G789

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PRODUCT TYPE: Kilim

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Central Anatolia. 1st half 20th century. In excellent condition. It is a historic example of the very old tradition of kilim weaving among the yoruk (nomads) and villages of Anatolia. Kilims were and are used mainly as floor coverings (a...

£2,800.00£1,200.00
Qashqai 312 x 214 cms
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SKU: AK178

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Qashqai, NE Iran Hand spun wool pile and hand spun warp and weft. The Qashqai are one of Iran’s Nomadic tribes, still many of them travel twice a year between summer and winter pastures with their flocks. Images from the...

£1,900.00
Moldavian Kilim 296 x 215cms
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SKU: B131

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Moldavian Kilim from the early C20th.  These kilims have an interesting back story. They were found in downtown Istanbul in the late 1990's but were probably woven in the 1960's / 1970's during the Soviet era, possible earlier. Traditional Moldavian...

£670.00£250.00
Moldavian Kilim 311 x 221cms
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SKU: B108

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Moldavian Kilim from the early C20th.  These kilims have an interesting back story. They were found in downtown Istanbul in the late 1990's but were probably woven in the 1960's / 1970's during the Soviet era, possible earlier. Traditional Moldavian...

£1,450.00£300.00
Kashan 474 x 297cms
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SKU: AJ764

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Kashan, NW Iran An elegant, perhaps we can say magnificent and very large old Persian carpet with lustrous, plump pile and impressive all-over design. The condition is excellent for its age which is mid 20th century or earlier. Some old...

£3,500.00£1,800.00
Khan Mohammedi 384 x 291cms
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SKU: AJ467

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Fine Afghan Khan Mohammedi, Afghanistan This carpet is inspired by old Turcoman and traditional Afghan tribal designs from the Ersari and other tribes. Good quality wool and dyes and fine weave, wool pile with wool warp and weft. This excellent...

£4,500.00£2,800.00
Fine old Ersari 445 x 270
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SKU: AK127

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Fine Old Ersari Carpet, 1st quarter 20th Century, Afghanistan Magnificent example from the Ersari of Afghanistan, one of the great tribal weaving groups of the region. Especially valued are those woven pre 1930 such as this. Fabulous old dyes produce rich and...

£4,500.00
Agra 368 x 260cms
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SKU: AH541

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This very fine quality Agra carpet with excellent wool and dense knotting, has a well drawn design which is elegant and well proportioned. Natural dyes are the speciality of the weaver of this carpet, highly regarded in the carpet world for his authentic colours...

£3,950.00£2,400.00
Haba Kilim 271 x 187cm
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SKU: N079

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Haba kilims are traditional Turkish utilitarian weavings, used as floor coverings, to divide a space, cover other untidy belonging.  Perhaps they would be spread out for a picnic, while tending flocks of fat tailed sheep high on the Anatolian plains...

£270.00£95.00
Baktiari 307 x 167cms
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SKU: AJ008

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Baktiari, SW Persian. Garden design. Pure wool, hand knotted on cotton warps, densely woven and excellent value. Suitable for hall or sitting room. Size:  307 x 167 cm

£650.00£450.00
Contemporary Kilim
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SKU: AG325

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Contemporary Kilim - Afghanistan. Good quality hand spun wool and natural dyes combined in this soft coloured modern design. Pure wool wefts and warps. Size: 242 x 176 cm

£520.00£260.00
Shiraz Kilim 270 x 166cms
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SKU: AE614

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The bold design with mostly pastel colours. There is quite a lot of ‘abrash’ a term referring to the variation of tones within one colour which usually adds depth. 100% wool. A good quality underlay will keep it steady and make...

£600.00£250.00
Kilim 300 x 251 cms
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SKU: AJ206M

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100% wool, hand woven in India. A hard wearing and unusually large kilim.  A modern design with old motifs.  A good quality underlay will keep it steady and make it softer under foot. Size: 300 x 251 cm  

£650.00£300.00
Kazak Kilim 300 x 200
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SKU: AJ051

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An exceptional kilim, fine weaving, excellent saturated colours made from natural old dyes. Perfect condition, woven around 2nd quarter of the C20th. A good quality underlay will keep it steady and make it softer under foot. Size: 302 x 204 cm

£1,600.00£950.00
Veramin Kilim 360 x 185
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SKU: AG151

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Veramin Kilim - NW Persia, 2nd quarter C20th  Veramin are distinguished by particular shades of blue and red. This fine large example of Veramin weaving was donated by a very generous customer to raise money for Mercy Corps whose work...

£1,600.00£900.00
Fine Belouch 253 x 132cms
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SKU: AH894

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Fine Mashad Belouch - NE Persia Finely knotted wool on wool warps, good natural dyes and a gently repeating pattern create a handsome and elegant rug suitable for a sitting room or hallway. Size: 258 x 132 cm

£1,500.00£900.00
Moldavian Kilim 416 x 177cms
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SKU: B116

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Moldavian Kilim from the early C20th. These kilims have an interesting back story. They were found in downtown Istanbul in the late 1990's but were probably woven in the 1960's / 1970's during the Soviet era, possible earlier. Traditional Moldavian...

£1,200.00£200.00