This second half 19th century Shirvan Kilim measures 5’2” X 10’5” (158 x 320 cm). This is a lovely Kilim. The wider bands are all on an ivory ground with hooked medallions. The pink color is doubtless from East Turkestan where you don’t see a lot of kilims of this age. The thinner bands are probably cochineal or madder red and
This antique Shirvan Oriental Rug dated 1900 measures 3’10” X 5’10”. It has three medallions. The top and bottom medallions are in a pale blue and the middle one is in yellow gold. The top medallion has a checkerboard border like a Talish. The middle medallion has a border of flowers with four petals. The medallion on the bottom has
This circa 1875 Mogan measures 4’2” X 6’10”. It has 18 Memling guls in six rows of three. There is a lot of color in this rug. Red and green on ivory. Auberine and blue on terra cotta. Tobacco and terra cotta. Aubergine and red. Etc. Even the centers are asymmetric. The major border has rectangles with a windmill design
This circa 1875 Kuba measures 3’8” X 5’7”. This is a Kuba in a Leshgi design. The center, which I’ve never seen laid out like this, is a dark blue rectangle with a terra cotta background and two deep red abrashes across the star. The rest of the panel is filled with hashtag designs, flowers and tiny squares in a
This circa 1860 Talish antique rug measures 3’6” X 7’8” (110 x 238 cm). This is a so called Star Talish for obvious reasons. It has eight pointed stars in navy blue, medium blue and ivory on a light red brick colored ground. It has a minor border of red and dark brick stars on an ivory ground followed by
Kazak Karachoph rug A beautiful Kazak rug from Azerbeijan. Best quality wool and vegetable dyes. This Kazak rug is a re-birth of traditional rug making in the Caucasus. • Beautiful vintage rug • All handmade • Pile pure wool • Traditional design • Condition: Very good. All of our rugs, carpets and Kilims are original vintage or antique pieces.