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Our collection over the past 40 years has come to focus on directional/niche/prayer rugs and kilims, weavings that show improvisatory originality within the traditional parameters. --You have a 3-day grace period to return a purchase for a refund minus shipping cost. Alternate email address: jbatki@twcny.rr.com

  • Highly unusual nw Persian (Heriz? Tabriz?) vagireh with St. Andrews Cross motif. Very good condition, Circa 1900.
    price:  USD 2900.-

  • Kirman Tree under Arch embroidery, wool on fine red pashmina plain weave. 30 x 108 inches. Circa 1900.
    price:  please inquire

  • Red Field with 3 Conjoined Unequal Diamond Medallions, Very Old Bijar Kurd, probably mid-19th century or earlier. 3'6" x 5'5". Heavy wear ... read more
    price:  reasonable

  • Antique Anatolian long kilim strip, possibly Aksaray, late 19th century. Very good condition.
    price:  USD 1100.-

  • Rarely seen South East Asian textile, 26 x 285 cm. Handspun cotton embroidery on very fine handspun cotton gauze. It seems ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Petite Central Anatolian 3-compartment kelim, wool with white cotton highlights. Possibly 18th century.
    price:  please inquire

  • Large juval-size Anatolian jijim panel,possibly Karakeceli work, late 19th century
    price:  please inquire

  • Unusual, large antique Afshar or Lori sumak panel, 5 feet wide. Formerly Michael Craycraft collection.
    price:  please inquire

  • Detail of unusual Afshar or Lori sumak panel
    price:  please inquire

  • Very old Anatolian Elibelinde kelim fragment, possibly 18th century
    price:  please inquire

  • detail, Bijar small kelim featuring exotic fauna.
    price:  please inquire

  • Detail, antique Central Anatolian kelim of petite dimensions
    price:  please inquire

  • Detail, antique Anatolian small kelim with 8 hexagon guls, Cumra region
    price:  please inquire

  • Turkmen Charshangu torba with 3 Ikat Guls, Middle Amu Darya region, late 19th century. 50 x 16 inches (125 x 41 cm). ... read more
    price:  please ask

  • Spectacular antique Bijar kelim, 117 x 161 cm. Missing top border replaced by denim strip
    price:  USD 700.- including shipping

  • Classic Anatolian Elibelinde kelim fragment, 114 x 234 cm
    price:  please inquire

  • Small Avar Heraldic Calyx repeat in grid on Yellow field, 3 different narrow borders, probably late 19th century, in excellent condition
    price:  please inquire

  • Small Avar Rug, Stars on Coppery Red Madder, Single Ivory border with archaic fret repeat, late 19/early 20 c.
    price:  on request

  • East Anatolian niche rug with Hittite swastika border
    price:  on request

  • Topless Bijar kelim, missing upper border.
    price:  on request

  • antique yastik in good condition
    price:  usd 575

  • Antique Avar, 30 Stars on Red, 32 x 52 inches. a flower in each star, and a monumental border.
    price:  please ask

  • anatolian banded kilim, 2'8" x 8"1" Early 20th century. Wool warp and weft; highlights in cotton and metallic thread. Very good condition, with small ... read more
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Petite Ningxia 3-Medallion Mat, 23 x 39 inches. Probably mid-19th century or earlier.
    price:  please inquire

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  • 9-Stage Rocket, 41 x 74 inches. Wool and camel hair. Most likely nw Persian Kurdistan, 19th century
    price:  p.o.r.

  • East Anatolian prayer rug with rare "Hittite Swastika Variant" border. Circa late 19th century. Rough spots, incomplete edges reinforced with old kilim ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • South Caucasus Kazak or Karabagh prayer rug with Ivory Field. Circa 1900. a rare type. Mostly even low pile. Professionally cleaned.
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Highly unusual Ushak fragment, vagireh-like in its rustic treatment of 18th-century Smyrna design
    price:  on request

  • Very old Rabat or Casablanca carpet fragment with great colors
    price:  please inquire

  • Old Anatolian Prayer Rug fragment, 3 Trees on Red.
    price:  please inquire

  • West Anatolian rug fragment. Ushak region vagireh-like rendering of an 18th century Smyrna design. Wonderful greens, reds and blues. Red wefts. Expert ... read more
    price:  please inquire

  • Early 2-Medallions on Yellow Field rug. Probably Rabat or Casablanca.
    price:  inquiries welcome

  • Early 19th century Rabat or Casablanca carpet fragment
    price:  Please inquire

  • Antique Afshar sumak panel of unusual large size, format. a few small old restorations.
    price:  inquiries welcome

  • Early Persian Shrubs in Lattice carpet fragment. 110 x 156 cm. All wool. Symmetrical knots. Red wefts. For a similar 18th century ... read more
    price:  Please inquire

  • Early Milas prayer rug, petite 102x105 cm. Possibly 18th century. Please inquire for detailed condition report.
    price:  SOLD, thank you

  • Kula Demirci Vase Medallion carpet, 141 x 150 cm. Bel Canto period piece with dazzzling coloratura. Please inquire for detailed condition report.
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Antique Central Anatolian yastik, original side finish and kilim at top, lower end incomplete. a faded purple may be fuchsine. Priced accordingly.
    price:  Please inquire

  • Two 19th century Turkmen torbas, Middle Amu Darya region
    price:  sold, thank you!

  • Superb Turkmen trapping, 19th century
    price:  please inquire

  • large blue Elibelinde repeat on ivory field, Anatolia, 18th century
    price:  reasonable

  • Anatolian small kelim with 4 Boxes
    price:  on request

  • First Anatolian kilim. Watercolor, Arches paper, dechirage, ca. 16 x 12 inches For my other offerings please see https://rugrabbit.com/profile/511
    price:  on request

  • 19th century Bijar vagireh
    price:  please inquire

  • Pirot kilim in great condition, 146 x 211 cm. a contemporary of Matisse's Red Room.
    price:  on request

  • Dazzlingly decorative Anatolian prayer kilim, made of silk. Purchased from John Collins 20 years ago.
    price:  on request

  • Anatolian yastik vagireh with Crivelli Star. Sui generis at a reduced price.
    price:  please inquire