Size: 9 ft x 24 ft 8 in (2.74 m x 7.52 m) This magnificent kellegi format Mughal carpet belongs to a small, selective group of early 17th Lahore carpets strongly influenced by 16th century medallion carpets from S.W. Persia, our Indian carpet shares a red field with arabesques and palmettes with a similarly large piece in the Gulbenkian Collection, Lisbon (8.4 x 23.2). The
Age pre-1910. #7650 Agra. This Agra measures 9’10” X 14’1” (302 x 430 cm). Unbelievable color, color, color! This third quarter 19th century Indian carpet is beautiful. When I first saw it, it actually took my breath away and made the hair on my arms stand on end to the extent that the guy I was buying it from looked me
Age pre-1910. This dated 1904 Laristan Oriental Rug measures 9’0″ X 11’2″. It has a pale rose ground with an overall very open floral design in ivory and several shades of blue. The major border is dark blue containing scrolling flowers encompassed by ivory reciprocal borders with flowers in two shades of blue. The rug has a very attractive layout
Age pre-1910. This antique rug made in India in the last quarter of the 19th century is signed Ghazan. It measures 10’2” x 16’2”. It is a fantastic rug with a light sky blue field with images of Sheikh Masjid Mosque at Karunagappally Kollam in Kerala India at either end of the field sitting on two raised platforms with calligraphy. It
Age pre-1910. This circa 1910 Amritsar from India measures 9’8” X 17’8” (298 X 517 cm). It has an overall design of swirls and twisting, twining, vining vegetation with flowering trees, cypress trees and dozens of birds flying in and out of foliage and sitting on branches. All this activity is taking place on a field color of very pale mocha.