#7776-7777 Antique Chinese Throneback These mid 19th century Chinese Throne backs measure 2’4” X 2’4” each or 2’4” X 4’8” as they are sewn together here. They may be separated and sold individually or sold as is together. They are an Imperial golor color with ivory peonies at the top and bottom corners centered on the floral motif. The centers
#7774 Suzanni This mid 19th century Suzanni measures 4’2” X 5’2” (127 x 157 cm). It has been reduced and put back together near the center. As you can see, it is very beautifully drawn with nice all vegetal dyed colors and a very pleasant design. It’s too bad that it has been reduced but I didn’t order it that way.
#7773 Marasali Shirvan Rug This very antique Marasali Shirvan measures 3’2” X 4’1” (96 x 124 cm). The rug is dated 1793 in the upper right spandrel with some Arabic writing which I cannot read although I can read the date. The rug has a nicely drawn niche in blue with a double serrated edge in red on an ivory
#7771 Peking Chinese rug This circa 1860-1880 Peking Chinese Oriental rug measures 3’8” X 7’2” (111 x 218 cm). What a rug!! I have never seen any rug even remotely like this design and I have owned more than 5,000 Chinese rugs. It has a blue field with a pearl motif in ivory at the top. At the bottom of
#7770 Chodor This circa 1860 Turkoman Chodor Oriental Rug measures 6’8” X 9’3” (203 x 282 cm). It has a medium to dark chocolate brown field with a diamond shaped motif in pale red, beautiful green, dark blue and ivory. Each row of these diamond shaped guls are separated by a very asymmetrically drawn lightning bolt design running vertically. The
This circa 1920 palace size Sarouk measures 11’0” X 17’10” (335 x 543 cm). It has a maroon colored field with an all over design and a small center medallion. The major border has a leaf and vine motif in two shades of blue, maroon and white on a navy blue ground. There are two reciprocal floral borders. On pair