Antique Kurdish woven rug with blue, red, yellow, and green diamond design. In good condition, with a beautiful sheen.
19th Century, Bag face.
Size: 48" x 49"
Spectacular antique Kazak oriental rug runner-106 inches by 33 inches-excellent condition-strong colors-deep plush-unpainted-no wear spots-complete and uncut or patched-no stains-indeed a fine specimen in rare good condition
Rare early antique Kazak 81 inches long and 48 inches wide oriental rug-rug is complete-uncut and unpainted-wear to plush in some areas-one edge needs attention-strong colors and superb design
Antique Persian copper jar, end of 18th/early 19th century, early quajar period, decorated with calligraphy and figures. Size; Height of jar is 5.25 inches with diameter of 10 inches, good condition.
achaemenid bronze cup with an ibex decoration inside.
diam:9cm (3.5") H:2.5cm(1")
see photos for condition
5-4 century BC
very nice achaemenid bronze bracelet with repetitive scene of 2 griffins facing separated by a cup full of flowers or fruits
Achaemenid kingdom 5th-4th Century BC
Diametre:7.9cm (3"1.8)H 3.6cm(1"3/8)
see picture for condition
Opulent Antique Ottoman Turkish Cover
Silk Velvet ground.....
Gold metallic Sultans Tughra and Calligraphy
Dating from 19th century.....
Fading of velvet from red / burgundy to a pale gold color. Gold metallic embroidery is in good condition with just expected signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Has been in a frame at some time as I can see pin / nail fixing holes in lining and lace border.....
SIZE: complete with lace border 21 " x 21.5" ( 53.5cm x 54cm)
Made of wood, inlaid with silver thread, mother of pearl and brass nails. They have the original leather straps. Turkey, ca late 19th/early 20th century. L. 23 cm, H. 7 cm.
Intricately engraved and decorated with Arabic calligraphy. Signed at the bottom. Diameter 22 cm. Very good condition. From a Dutch private collection.
18th Century Greek Brass Olive Oil Lamp 6 inches T. X 5 inches
18th c -19th Islamic damascened cup , with silver and copper inlaid geometric patterns and inscriptions. . Size dia 2.5"h 2"
It is a very beautiful and fairely well preserved gold metal thread embroidered vest.
It comes from the Qajar Middle East.
There is one worn velvet spot.
Still very ornamented and functional.
Sold as it is.
ANTIQUE Ottoman Turkish Metal Thread EMBROIDERY Mihrab Prayer Arch Mosque
An IMPORTANT TEXTILE over 4lbs. Large
This is a 19th century piece or earlier, hand embroidered with metal gold and silver thread, it weighs over 4 lbs. This antique Ottoman textile has a prayer arch, Mihrab, it was used as a door curtain, and now can be used as a tapestry. This sacred piece has Arabic calligraphy, on the bottom, and along the border. It also depicts a Turkish Mosque on the bottom...
This PICTORIAL BESSARABIAN FLATWEAVE KILIM Measures 4 ½’ x 8 ½’ (54” x 102”) (137cm x 259cm)
Functional, in a very good condition. There is a tiny hole on the left side of the girls face, (opposite to the shovel).
This Kilim is pictorial: it depicts a girl ready to feed 2 roosters...
Age: 19th Century.
Description: This rare and highly collectible Nurestani Hat is made to be traditionally worn by the first born boy of the family. It is adorned with a variety of buttons, beads, small bells and exquisite embroidery work.
Dimensions: 1’5″h x 6″w.
Product code: TX2007
Measuring 3 1/4" square, and 2 1/2" high, this ceramic inkwell is in the form of a building typical of the Middle East and North Africa. The lid covers the single ink container, and makes a "roof" for the building. The clay body is a buff color, with glazes of blue, turquoise, green, mustard yellow, and magenta, all traditional colors for North African ceramics. In good condition, no chips or cracks, just minor wear to the high points on the scalloped roof line...
The casket of rectangular form on plain base.....
Decorated with silver thread embroidery consisting of bird motifs amidst dense foliage within borders embroidered with green, blue and orange floral garlands.....
The lid with similar decoration arranged around a central cusped medallion with elegant floral blooms on garnet red velvet.......
Antique Ottoman Persian Book Cover.....
Burgundy color velvet decorated with opulent Gold Silver metallic embroidery.....
Museum / collection label to reverse.....
Dating from 18th century.....
Antique condition with general wear commensurate with great age and use.....
Rubbing to nap on velvet. Losses and tarnish to metal threads. Lining looks to be original, is in a stained worn frayed condition.....
SIZE: fully open 54.5 cm x 32 cm