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Gene Dunford is a part-time dealer and full-time rug enthusiast, based in Bristol, England. Visit his website at http://www.heritage-antique-rugs.com/

  • Antique Jaf bagface, stunning subtle colours, full pile save corrosion to the black edging. 27in by 23in
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  • Battered antique Beshir torba, great design and strong natural colouring. 53in by 13in
    price:  £140 including shipping

  • Smart Veramin area bagface, good dies, good condition. 20in by 19in
    price:  Inexpensive

  • Mid 19th century Antiep rug. a good example of a rare design, great wool, subtle colours. Extensive restoration to edges and ends. 210in ... read more
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  • 19th century Bergama rug, good colours, good condition for it's age, minor small repairs 47in by 53in
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  • Konya area rug fragment,Mounted on linen. Probably late 18th early 19th century, possibly older. Subtle colouring, bold design. 76in by 42in
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  • Fine mid-nineteenth century Lenkoran fragment. The colours are particularly good in this piece, generally full pile, but patched, and the brown field is ... read more
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  • Interesting East Anatolian yastik, with old faded repairs in the middle. This piece was published in Brian Morehouses's "Yastic", no 120 Both ends ... read more
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  • Early 19th century Anatolian prayer rug, probably from the Menderes valley, mounted. a stunning village piece, generally full pile with great colour ... read more
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  • N.W.Persian Kurdish khorjin, 20in by 40in
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  • Antique S.E.Anatolian kelim grain bag.Good saturated colours, crisp design Great colours, could do with a clean. Old village repairs visible 21in by 40in
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  • Late 19th century Quashgai bag, great condition, great colours, great design Piled area 16in by 15in
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  • Antique Quashgai bagface, 12in by 11in A pleasingly simple design.
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  • Striking Caucasian bag, in original condition. Could use a wash... Piled area 12in by 12in
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  • Large antique Jaf bag-face, thick lustrous pile. Great condition, great strong colours 42in by 30in
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  • Large antique Jaf bag-face, with subtly saturated natural colours and full thick pile, in great condition. 36in by 26in
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  • Large antique Jaf bag-face, quirky design, great saturated colours. Lustrous wool with some small areas of loss to brown pile 44in by 31in
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  • Late 19th century kazak longrug, worn but fun 2.60m by 1.35m
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  • Early Karachof fragment... what happened to the other three-quarters? Great colours, long lustrous pile. 1.65m by 0.80m
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  • Distressed but charming late 19th century prayer rug. Needs some serious t.l.c. 1.05m by 1.25m
    price:  Inexpensive

  • Pair of fine Tekke ak-chuvals, late 19th century Original condition, some storage staining to plain-weave backs Each 46in by 30in
    price:  Inexpensive

  • Pair of large late 19th century Afshar bags, in distressed condition, with good saturated colours, and long lustrous pile. 32in by 27in
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  • Late 19th/early 20th century Kurdish Jaf bag Good range of subtle, saturated colours, in full pile 26in by 26in
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  • Late 19th century Afshar bagface, distressed edges, some small areas of wear, but fantastic saturated colours 30in by 18in
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  • An unusual pair of antique N.W.Persian bags, piled front and back, recovered from use in upholstery. Some obvious areas of horrible re-piling, ... read more
    price:  Inexpensive

  • Pair of early 20th century Caucasian mafrash end panels, stunning saturated colours, and very fine weave. Quality items, each 22in by 20in Small ... read more
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  • Late 19th-early 20th century Ersari chuval Full pile, minor losses to right lower corner, top edge over-bound, all colours good. 55in by 31in
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  • Pair of early 20th century kurdish bagfaces, good colours, full pile Each 23in by 25in
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  • Mid 19th century Caucasian mafrash panel, in original distressed condition 34in by 16in
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  • Mid 19th century Caucasian mafrash panel, in original condition 44in by 16in
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  • Mid 19th century Caucasian mafrash panel, in original distressed condition 39in by 17in Would benefit from a deep clean
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  • Antique Norwegian kelim, great condition 54in by 42in
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  • Antique Shahsavan/Caucasian khorjin face 22in by 19in No dodgy colours except in old repair on bottom right corner
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  • Late 19th early 20th century Salor/Saryk torba. Minor old repairs. 52in by 18in
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  • Scanian pillow, 19th century, in great condition 21in by 21in
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  • Scanian (Herrenstads?)hanging, mid 19th century Some small old repairs, otherwise in great condition 90in by 35in
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  • Scanian cushion, 19th century Some minor damage needs attention 23in by 22in
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  • Mid 19th century Tekke torba. An attractive weaving, sadly it had a moth problem in the past, hence now very reasonably priced. 49in ... read more
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  • Antique Uzbek napramach, glorious natural colours. 54in by 16in
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  • Late 19th century Ersari chuval, soft wool, good colors, but very distressed 90cm by 190cm
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  • Antique and unusual Afshar soumak sofreh. Recent barber's pole re-selvedge. Worn condition 123cm by 88cm
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  • Mid 19th century Tekke 6-gul torba. Some minor condition issues, but stunning colours, clear graphics, and lovely velvety wool. a stunner. 45in ... read more
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  • Late 19th century throne back.Good condition, full pile, blue stands out in relief. 23in by 25in
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  • Sweet tribal bagface, graphically strong, some losses to bottom, but great wool, and good colours 17in by 18in
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  • Large antique Kordi grain bag, good colours, great condition 44in by 31in
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  • Antique Quashgai bagface. Softer colour palette, all colours good. Some very small spots of old repair. 27in by 24in
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  • Veramin area mafrash panel, probably Osanlu 40in by 14in unusual design Great condition, a larger than normal range of good colours. Some old but ... read more
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  • Antique Veramin area mafrash panel, probably Arab 44in by 17in Great condition, saturated colours (no colour run or tip-fadeing)
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