over 100 years old

Antique Chinese court Skirt, apron, purse, undergarments #17078

Silk on silk embroidery. Large embroidered panels front and back on skirt, depicting butterflies and flora. Size: small women’s Age: Late 19th Century Condition: Very good. No major damage or wear. Price: £1200 Age: Late 19th century Condition: Very good. No major damage or wear. Size: small women’s Price: £1200 Click on an image below […]

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Afshar Persian Vanity Bag Chanteh. Wool. #17058

Age: 19th Century Condition: Good. One minor worn kink right main border. Softest silky lustrous wool. Size: 16in x 16in 40cm x 40cm Price: £275 Click on an image below to view an enlarged image gallery of the rug. ENQUIRE ABOUT THIS RUG Please fill out this form below and I will get back to […]

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Shahsavan Flatweave Main Mafrash Panel A/F #17035

Shahsavan Moghan Flatweave Main Mafrash Panel. Wool on wool. Wonderful vegetal colour palette. Main motif has been assessed as ‘—version of the flower-and-bud’ – Tanavoli: Shahsavan, Iranian Rugs and Textiles . 1985 A/F Age: Mid 19th Century Condition: Generally good with minor age-related wear – see photos Size: 5 ft X 3ft 5 in 1.53 […]

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Akstafa Long Rug Southeast Caucasus #17027

navy blue field with three large multi-coloured hooked medallions flanked by confronting fan-tail birds, camels and stylized dragons with small polychrome stylized rosettes, octagons, latch-hooked diamonds, and other geometric devices such as large alternating elements of the field apparently derived from floral pagodas and water channels from eighteenth century Persian garden carpets, all within a […]

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Uzbek Ok Bash Tent Pole Cover Felt A/F #17006

Central Asian Khirgiz Felt Ok Bash tent pole cover. Wool with horse hair tassels. Cotton lined. Ex Mary Burkett Collection Age: Circa 1900 Condition: Fair. Evidence of moth damage. Size: 2 ft X 1 ft 2 in 0.61 m X 0.36 m Price: £220 Click on an image below to view an enlarged image gallery […]

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Anatolian Mid 19th Century Cal Pile Rug Good #17014

#17014 This rare rug made in a village in the Çal region used to serve as a sleeping rug and is thus a “yatak”. The very coarse weave on a cotton foundation, with many wefts inserted between the rows of knots, is typical of the provenance; the same technique is used in gabbehs. An example […]

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