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Mayan ‘corte’ ikat #19027

Guatemalan Mayan ‘corte’ ikat skirt. Made from cotton Ikat dyed and woven fabric. 340cm x 85cm / 11ft 2in x 34in. Funky colours and so-called ‘double Ikat’, warps and wefts. Age: 20th century Condition: Very good. Size: 11ft 2in X 34in 3.40m X 0.85m Price: £245 Click on an image below to view an enlarged […]

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East Turkestan Rug #19021

Age: Circa 1900 Condition: Very good pile, sides re-bound, minor re-piled areas. Size: 1.12 m X 0.72 m Price: Please contact me 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 you as soon […]

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Tibetan meditation mat #19016

Age: Early 20th century Condition: Very good even pile, sides and ends original, wool on cotton foundation. Evidence of fuchsine – see reverse. Size: 2 ft X 2 ft 61 cm X 61 cm Price: £145 Click on an image below to view an enlarged image gallery of the rug. ENQUIRE ABOUT THIS RUG Please […]

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Qashqai ‘Ghileem’ Kilim a/f #18049

Old, worn South West Persian flat-woven carpet in usable state with great palette and very finely woven. Age: Late 19th century Condition: uneven condition with cobbled repairs and reweaves, sides and ends original and intact minor losses to side wrappings and ends. Pure wool. Carpet is still stable and usable. Size: 8ft 2in X 6ft […]

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Fragmented Savonnerie Rug a/f #18019

Possibly French 18th Century, wool on jute. Age: 18th century Condition: Uneven pile, sides and ends not original, made up of sections from a larger item. One small split at side – see photos. Size: 4 ft 3 in X 2 ft 2.86 m X 1.35 m Price: £195 SALE Click on an image below […]

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Ottoman Qajar Turkish Termeh Panel #17083

Termeh with silver-gilt wire embroidery made into a velvet cushion, back replaced. Size: 15in x 15in 40cm x 40cm Age: Circa 1900 or earlier Condition: Fair. Minor wear to velvet, one or two sequins missing. Price: £120 SALE Age: Circa 1900 or earlier Condition: Fair. Minor wear to velvet, one or two sequins missing Size: […]

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Memories of visits to Tibet

Memories of visits to Tibet always fill my heart with longing. For many years I hoped to visit the east face of Everest where the Kangshung glacier reaches out beneath a sheer five thousand metre wall. I also carry with me the joy and respect for my hosts gained whilst living amongst Tibetan pilgrims who […]

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HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017 from Dominic Orr

Roughly ten years ago I visited this valley near Tashkurgan in Western China near the borders of Pakistan, Tibet and Nepal. This photo shows a young Uighur shepherdess with her flock of sheep and goats. HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017 from Dominic Orr   This site will soon be a portal for various items of Stock For […]

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