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Our interest in tribal antique rugs & kilims spans over 30 years. Our focus is looking for the archaic motif and lustrous wool with saturated colors. Also, we are specialists in hand washing all of our pieces. Contact us at theantiqueknot@gmail.com

  • Antique Senneh Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Fine weave with even wear. Old resevlaged edges. 10 colors. 2’10 x 3’8. Delicately ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Senneh Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Classic design. Even wear with slight loss to top and bottom. 4 colors. 2’0 x ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Rare Antique Turkmen Prayer Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Camel ground. One minor expert reweave lower field. Both ends rewoven. 4 colors. ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Ersari Beshir Khali. Late 19th Century. Ikat design. Excellent condition. 5 colors. 3’5 x 3’11. Carefully hand washed. For comparison, please see ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Anatolian Aydinli Kilim Half. Early 19th Century. Konya Region. Beautiful wall art piece or runner. Stunning stacked medallions with great use ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Kurdish Long Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. 21 Colorful Rows of archaic dragon motifs. Some pile loss to top left. Old ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Caucasian Karabagh Prayer Rug. Inscribed and Dated 1892. Diagonal Boteh motif fills field. 14 animals surround prayer arch. Excellent Condition with ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Timuri Baluch Bag Face. 1st Quarter 20th Century. Hexagonal medallion enclose tree motifs floating on dark green. Original selvage. Soft ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Shahsavan Mafrash Panel. Mid 19th Century. a finely woven piece that displays the characteristic diamond enclosing birdhead design in compartments of ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Bakhtiari Saddle Bags. Last Quarter 19th century. Complete bags intact and all original. This could serve as a repository for many ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Shirvan Rug. Perhaps a Prayer Rug? (Note Mosque Dome at top). Archaic Kufic border. Six creatures within field. Condition: 3 holes ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Turkmen Torba Flatweave. Last Quarter 19th Century. Silk highlights. Mint condition considering age. 7 colors. 1’3 x 3’3. Carefully hand
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Baluch Prayer Rug. Last quarter 19th Century. Blue ground. Original kilim ends and selvage. Repaired slits at top and bottom right ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Dokhtar-I-Ghazi Baluch Prayer Rug. Last Quarter 19th Century. Good condition considering age with original sides and selvage. Wear spots to mid ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Baluch Rug. Turkmen gols. Early 19th century. Original goat hair selvages, slight loss to ends. Beautiful border with wear to center ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Baluch Rug. Late 19th Century. Saturated colors. Soft, lustrous wool. It features an all-over diagonal diamond lattice field design enclosing crosses ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Dokhtar-I-Ghazi Baluch Prayer Rug. Timuri Sub-tribe. Excellent condition considering age with two invisible repairs as shown. Original selvages. 4 colors. 2’7” ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique 'Khan' Carpet Border Fragment. s.w. Afghanistan. Chakhansur. Late 19th Century. We can only imagine what the full carpet looked like. This ... read more
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  • Antique Ersari small main carpet. Early 19th Century. This carpet features a 3x9 gol format ‘tauk-noska’ horned animal heads look in opposing ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Yomud Ensi. Subtle purple-brown field. Folded kilim top with remnants of woven hanging chords. Full Pile. Very good condition besides ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Shirvan Kilim. Last quarter 19th Century. Extremely fine weave. Leathery handle. 5’7” x 9’6”. 10 colors. Carefully washed clean. Ready for ... read more
    price:  Sold, Thank you

  • Antique Baluch Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Hooked diamonds float on camel field. Excellent condition. Lower right corner kilim reweave. Full pile. ... read more
    price:  On Request

  • Antique Persian Veramin Rug. Late 19th Century. This piece features a repeating diamond pattern enclosing alternating shrub flowers on a saturated cherry ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Distressed Shahsavan long rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Lenkoran medallions w/o the in-between St. Andrew cross. Fabulous white ground main border. ... read more
    price:  $995

  • Antique Yomud Ensi. Mid 19th Century. Nice rendering of the Eagle elem. Note the outstanding Ashik-Cross design compartment at top. 4’6 x ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Ersari Beshir Khali Rug. Late 19th Century. Colorful botehs float on white ground field. Full pile. Excellent condition. 2’3 x 4’4. ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Seychour Cabbage Dowry Rug. 3rd Quarter 19th Century. Cabbage heads float on dark brown field. Attractive floral meander border accentuates ... read more
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  • Early Caucasian Kazak Long Rug. 1st Half 19th Century. Great use of saturated coloration. Note the 'crab border,' appears to be four ... read more
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  • Antique Turkish Gaziantep Rug. 2nd Half 19th Century. Three archaic ivory outlined hexagonal medallions float on deep cochineal field. Framed by gorgeous ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Shahsavan/Kurd Soumak Bagface. 2nd Quarter 19th Century. Turtle border encloses two rows of fantastic animal group creatures separated by elongated birdhead ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Afshar Rug. Circa 1900. The design exhibits dual ‘ashik tipped’ medallions on a saturated madder red field. Mint condition. 9 colors. ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Turkmen Main Carpet. Circa Antique. Afghanistan. The ‘aina gochak’ main border frames a 4x7 gul layout of varying size on a rare ... read more
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  • Antique Baluch Chakhansur Long Rug. Late 19th Century. Afghanistan. Rows of madder and undyed dark brown wool 'ashik' tree devices radiate a ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Karabagh Runner. se Caucasus. Last Quarter 19th Century. Three rows of tree shrub forms surrounded by striking angled botehs on ... read more
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  • Antique Afghan Charshango Rug. First Quarter 20th Century. Northern Afghanistan. Two and three quarter octagonal guls dominate the rich madder red field. ... read more
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  • Antique Shahsavan Rug. Late 19th Century. Cerulean blue botehs sit on abrashed field. Unique bird design in border featured prominently on Shirvan ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Tekke Small Rug. 4th Quarter 19th Century. Small collectible piece. 15 central gul medallions sit on saturated brick red field framed ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Tekke Small Rug. Late 19th Century. Possible ceremonial or wedding piece. All saturated colors with old yellow, cochineal and madder throughout. ... read more
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  • Antique Small Baluch Rug. Circa Early. Tribal guls enclosing hooked devices and ’s’ dragon motifs arranged in a tiled latticework pattern decorate this ... read more
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  • Antique Timuri Rug. Last quarter 19th Century. Fine and rare Timuri small rug with tree totem that dominates field. Buttery soft wool. ... read more
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  • Antique Kurdish Long Rug. Glowing botehs dance to the left and right on a deep indigo blue field. The weaver and family ... read more
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  • Antique Caucasian Small Rug. Circa Early. Two columns of ivory diamond lattice with alternating rows of gols. Leaf and wine glass border. ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Turkmen Yomud (Yomut) Torba. Central Asia. Last Quarter 19th Century. Silk and wool embroidery on wool. Overall deign with alternating rows ... read more
    price:  POR

  • Antique Baluchi Tribal Cushion (Balisht). Northeast Persia. Stepped purple pendants on camel field. Full pile in original condition. 5 colors. 2’7” x ... read more
    price:  $425

  • Vintage Baluch Bag. Baluchi Bird Balisht on camel field complete with kilim back. Original condition. No repairs. 5 colors. 2’8” x 1’6”. ... read more
    price:  $350

  • Antique Caucasian Kilim Fragment. 2nd Half 19th Century. Soft dungaree handle. Early addition to top and bottom. 5 colors. Strong green. 3’10” ... read more
    price:  250

  • Antique Uzbek Kilim Bagface. Rare size. Horsehair foundation. Rows of alternating colored chevrons and stepped diamonds. Truly tribal, original condition. 6 colors. ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Antique Baluch Rug. Last quarter 19th Century. Alternating Botehs on Camel field. Strong colors throughout including light steel blue, turquoise, apricot and ... read more
    price:  POR