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September 7th, 2013 I am now living and working in London, and I have taken a warehouse at the Park Royal Oriental Carpet Centre. Please feel free to visit me there if you are coming to London. An appointment is advisable. www.jamescohencarpets.com I have a new mobile number for the UK: +44 7747 610 248 if you are interested in 19th century and earlier oriental carpets, runners and rugs with rich colours; Also highly collectable rugs and trappings, please come by to see me, you are very welcome. The things on my website will give you a good idea of the type of stock I keep. Please feel free to write me at jamescohen50@hotmail.com if you are interested in any of my listings.

  • Fine antique Serapi Heriz 410 x 315xm / 13'4" x 10'5" Please enquire for more information
    price:  Please enquire

  • Richly coloured albeit dark shades, superb wool on this South Persian bagface. 2'0" x 2'2" in full pile. Organic dyes.
    price:  £275 GBP

  • Small Heriz rug 2'5" x 3'7". Low pile but very pretty!
    price:  GBP £575

  • Green field Talish area Caucasian long rug, sold in situ.
    price:  Sold

  • Narrow Gorevan runner, full pile, looking great in a small hallway. 2'3" x 8'4" Available, please enquire for more pictures and pricing information, ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Stunning Transcaucasian runner circa 1880 12'6" x 3'3" Please enquire for more pictures and pricing information, thank you.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Shahsavan soumac bagface ca 1850. 2'0" wide x 1'9.5" tall
    price:  Please enquire

  • Highly collectable old Seychour rug circa 1860 with a sparkling range of pure natural dyes perfectly contrasted on the corroded black field. ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Stunning Golden Yellow Kuba rug 5'2" x 3'6" in full pile. For more information, look here link Thank you!
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Superb small Afshar rug circa 1860. For more information, please look here: link
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • 18th century Silk embroidery fragment from the Greek island of Rhodes. This was part of the bridal tent. Many long panels were ... read more
    price:  GBP £625 + shipping

  • Fantastic Mahal carpet with huge round blossoms on a very pale blue background. 8'1" x 12'5" / 246 x 377cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Beautiful antique Oushak with orangey red ground and turquoise flowers and border. Great size too, small and square, 9'2" x 9'7". Some ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Superb Jaf Chuval circa 1880. Full, thick pile allover and fantastic colours. 2'7" x 4'5"
    price:  Please enquire

  • Narrow Karadja runner circa 1930 in good condition, clean and all sides secured. Pretty tomato red ground colour and mid blue border ... read more
    price:  GBP £750 inc UK shipping

  • 19th century fine Yomud asmalyk. Crisply drawn, with shimmering patina. The snowy white background shows off the mahogany brown/reds perfectly. The use ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Pair of early English Crewel work fragments, probably from a pelmet that went around the top of the bed. Features exotic trees ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Karabagh Kelleh with cochineal ground colour and marvelously abrashed light blue border. 7' x 20'6" In low pile with minor ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Superb, massive Serapi carpet, 19th century, approx. 18' x 10'3". Please contact for more pictures, condition and pricing information.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Manzandaran quilts, enquire for more pictures and information, thank you.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Kurdish bagface, full pile, beautiful patination and natural dyes. Several small holes.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ziegler Mahal circa 1900 415 x 320 or 13'6" x 10'7" Low pile, showing some wear, no holes or repairs. Please contact ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Narrow Oushak runner, circa 1900, 2'4" x 9'6" in good condition, although re-sized in the length. Very unusual size and colour- beautiful!
    price:  Please enquire

  • Small, narrow Gorevan runner, Heriz district of North West Persia, circa 1920. In full pile, with no repair, all original, save for ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Handsome, fine antique Heriz carpet circa 1900, with light blue main border, rich red field and highlights of green and yellow. In ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Antique fine Karabagh runner, circa 1890, with cochineal field and lively stylised botehs allover the field. i like the naively drawn oak ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Tibetan Tiger rug, circa 1930, 2'10" x 5'6". See Mimi Lipton for similar. In excellent pile with mild discolouration and a few ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Bakshiash carpet, worn, 308 x 315cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Kurdish runner with a lovely abrashed emerald green border and regular repeat yellow and red medallions on a midnight blue ... read more
    price:  GBP £3,250

  • Karabagh Cloudband rug with distinct animal forms in each corner, all natural dyes. Overall very good pile, original ends and sides but ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Kirsehir rug, Western Anatolia, circa 1850. Nice old little rug, with striking graphics which still read well despite the wear. 4'6" x
    price:  GBP £290 + ship

  • Fine Narrow Heriz runner, circa 1920. 2'8" at the widest point by 10'7". Full pile.
    price:  GBP £2,800 GBP

  • 16th century 'Kilim design' oushak rug outer border 10 x 300cm
    price:  GBP £500 inc UK shipping

  • Early 20th century Jajim, striking piece, approx. 8' x 6'
    price:  On polite request

  • 19th c Persian Jajim with all the colours of the rainbow, in perfect condition. Large size approx. 240 x 240cm
    price:  £575 GBP + shipping

  • Early 19th century Anatolian prayer rug
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Kurdish sky at night. Highly patinated Kurdish bagface, with thick glossy pile. All natural dyes, some small holes. Great graphics.
    price:  £950 GBP + ship

  • Antique Jaf Kurd bagface in full, full pile with lovely all natural dyes. 2'0" x 2'0"
    price:  £950 GBP + ship

  • link Khamseh knife bag ca 1850 7" x 27", published in 'Austrian Collections' and a unique piece as far as i know. ... read more
    price:  SOLD CONGRATULATIONS!

  • 18th century Cretan embroidery 52 x 72cm. Please click here link for more information and other freshly acquired pieces
    price:  sold

  • Caucasian rug fragment first half 19th century with embroidery design. Very cool. 5'8" x 3'9" Check out my other pieces on rugrabbit and ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • 19th century Kurdish bagface. For the price and other colourful and rare rugs, please go to link just updated today....
    price:  sold

  • Ca 5th century coptic textile fragment. Great colour. Mounted behind glass, hence slight reflections overlaid in pictures. Fragment 22 x 18cm, frame ... read more

  • All wool Bidjar 11'2" x 7'5"/ 340 x 227cm art in motion
    price:  alas alas, I sold it

  • Fantastic Nim Suzani 3' x 4'7" circa 1850 in mint condition.
    price:  SOLD

  • Superb Tekke 6 Gul. Bit thin in the middle, unsurpassed colour and terrific handle.
    price:  Sold- Well done!

  • Buy it now, my new hardback Turkoman catalogue. 60 glossy pages with 30 full colour illustrations. Order here: link pieces will be ... read more

  • Early 'Bellini' fragment. More pictures here: link
    price:  SOLD