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  • Antique Baluch Rug with rosettes in a lattice. All narural colors. 89x 152 cm(35''x60'' inches)
    price:  $150

  • Baluch minakhani rug with eccentric wefting, 2'9"x4'0"
    price:  on request

  • Very soft Baluch large balisht (poshti) from Khorossan, has a few knots of blue cotton, all good colors with polychromatic blue and ... read more
    price:  $350

  • Crisply drawn Camel Ground Baluch Prayer Rug with elongated stylized hands, depressed warp Khorosan type. Dated Baluch prayer rug, a piece from ... read more
    price:  $1800

  • Baluch Runner, great natural colors, woven like a giant long bagface with a repeat mosaic like pattern of eight-pointed stars in a ... read more
    price:  $1250

  • Karapinar / Mut / South central Anatolian kilim. Great colors woven on dark warp. Good age. 30" x 108"
    price:  $550

  • Kizyl Ayak Turkmen chuval, very old and much larger than most with a great weave, floppy handle, great spacing, and rich saturated ... read more
    price:  $1200

  • small Ottoman embroidery. Probably Thrace, 19th century.

  • small camel-ground Baluch prayer rug with nice spacing and great stylized hands. size= 2'8"x3'8"
    price:  POR

  • Classiacal Ushak Carpet Fragment
    price:  cheap!

  • Anatolian kilim, thin and fine with striped bands with geometric design on a camel ground. mounted and conserved. 22" x 65". McCoy
    price:  $1100

  • Central Anatolian kilim with ashik-like devices and very nice colors including modeled greens and blue and a fantastic aubergine. Graphic serrated side ... read more
    price:  $800 (cheap)

  • Central Anatolian kilim with camel ground niches. Probably too narrow to be a saf but gives that impression graphically. 26" x 94"
    price:  $850

  • Small camel-ground Baluch rug with zoomorphic looking botehs. Very cute piece with some damage but complete. size= 26"x37"
    price:  SOLD

  • Central Anatolian Konya / Capadocia area rug fragment. Former Kirscheim Collection published in ' Orient Stars ' as 17th century with the ... read more
    price:  $1250

  • Antique Central Anatolian kilim fragment, mounted and conserved, nice graphics and weave. 33" x 108". Traces of purple 'mosque ink'.
    price:  $600

  • Indian fragments, Mughal era but perhaps from a Decani Carpet, circa 1700 or earlier.
    price:  SOLD

  • Tekke ensi with animal tree drawing and 2-1-2 candelabra. Old but problematic, fragmented and cut on the sides. Madder is depleted. Still ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Fine old Khorosan Baluch balisht with polychromatic blue abrash. 2'2"x2'9".
    price:  $250

  • Shahsevan sumak with stripes
    price:  inexpensive

  • Anatolian kilim with stripes and stars. Antalya region. Great Turkish color. mounted and conserved. 50" x 84"
    price:  $850

  • small mounted fragment of a Northeast Persian Khorosan carpet. The bird seen on this piece is reminiscent of those seen on a ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • East Anatolian rug fragment, very fine weave and saturated natural color. An exceptionally elegant but battered older example of an iconic type.
    price:  $300

  • Baluch flatwoven sofreh, camel-ground with a field of repeat abstracted trees. a couple of silk highlights. Nice ends with some weft float. ... read more
    price:  $650

  • white-ground Baluch balisht with a repeat 'comb' design. a strange blend of elegance and barbarism. This is a former Basha piece. There ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • small symmetrically knotted Baluch rug. The field design is composed of a repeat made up from the tendrils of harshang blossoms (blossoms ... read more
    price:  $400

  • 12 gul Tekke torba
    price:  on request

  • Ancient minakhani Baluch rug. (price not commensurate with condition)

  • Yomut Turkmen chuval, Great age. Fantastic elem with evocative negative space. Uncommon border with some corrosive brown. Great color with an attractive ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Mucur Prayer Rug. One of the preeminent examples of the type. Published in Murray Eiland, Oriental Carpets: a Complete Guide p. 188 ... read more
    price:  High and worth it

  • Six Gul Tekke Torba, a nice older honest earlier example with velvety pile, great wool quality, and color. Obvious condition issues. Recently ... read more
    price:  $550

  • Very uncommon Kizyl Ayak Turkmen main carpet fragment featuring large chuval-style guls with substantive silk highlights. 17"x24"
    price:  SOLD

  • Ersari Turkmen chuval with mina-khani design. An early version of this type with two shades of insect pink, silk, two or three ... read more
    price:  $750

  • Ersari torba, dynamic drawing and nice colors with a few highlight knots of cochineal silk. Looks like it was made into ... read more
    price:  $550

  • Two more Ancient Carpet Fragment, 3rd - 6th century. Part of the same group of early pile carpet fragments seen in the ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Ancient Carpet Fragment, 3rd - 6th century. a similar fragment from perhaps the same rug is in the Al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait along ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Large Sistan Baluch khorjin (bagface). Very graphic with saturated natural dyes including aubergine and several green-blue hues.
    price:  $300 plus shipping

  • East Anatolian Kurdish rug with saturated madder-red ground and matching red weft. Great color with green, sky-blue, golds and ox-blood. Several condition ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Central Anatolian Konya long rug, beautiful color and texture, very fragmented and worn. Former Charles Lave collection, Inv#C-136. Nice use of abrash, ... read more
    price:  on request

  • Colorful Tibetan square, an older example with great abrash.
    price:  $950

  • Chinese Ningxia throneback with a double crane roundel surrounded by clouds. 18th century type with remarkable wool and great condition.
    price:  on request

  • lush velvety Tekke Turkmen main carpet with rounded guls. fragmented at sides, missing a border.
    price:  SOLD

  • Tibetan Wangden type warp-faced back seating square. (apx. 3 feet square) a nice older example with excellent abrash!
    price:  $3000 obo

  • Tang Dynasty silk fragment with a large composite dragon in a pearl roundel. Central China, 8th century. An unusually rendered dragon perhaps ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • 18th century Anatolian fragment, Aksaray? Mihaliç? nice and colorful, mounted and conserved.
    price:  on request

  • Boucher-esque Khorosan Baluch rug with Memling tile design. Animals drawn all over the place including the field, border, and even within the ... read more
    price:  $1500

  • Baluch shrub bagface with fiery ochre and polychromatic blues. Shrubs here are in a lattice. Glossy wool. All great vegetal dyes. 21"x19"
    price:  SOLD

  • Bashir / Ersari ? Middle Amu Darya bannded chuval, silk highihgts, fragmented at the sides with some vissible old repair. Nice colors, ... read more
    price:  $1250