Spring forward with this early 20th century Chinese Art Deco rug with a rich cranberry field having a floral motif of urns, sprigs and individual blossoms, surrounded by a colorful teal and mustard multi-colored floral border. Vegetable dyed wool. Circa 1920-1929. Wear consistent with age and use. Approx 8'11"x 11"6". Cleaned and ready to be seen!
This Hit or Miss hooked rug combines an open center pattern framed by a more structured border. The huge variety of colors makes it adaptable to virtually any environment. The rug measures 70" x 85". It appears to be in un-used condition. It was made by Elda Dickey of Portage, Pennsylvania; circa 1930.
This charming braided cat rug would be equally happy on a floor or wall. It is made of heavy wools and should be sturdy enough to be suitable on a floor. Measurements are 34" x 47" to the top of the ears.
It is in excellent condition.
1930s top Tibetan saddle rug with colorful symmetrical dragon and cloud pattern. Rug has thick pile that is in great condition and vibrant colors. The back of the rug is a light blue silk with some tearing.
26" x 61"
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DESCRIPTION: A white, luxurious, deep-pile llama fur rug with a white hide-leather back. This is the kind of wonderful fur rug you love to walk on (or lay in) during a cold winter's evening. Excellent condition with no fur loss, this rug is very soft to the touch, and would be a plush addition to the back of a sofa, or on a bedroom or lodge floor. It is in such good condition that we are keeping it clean and wrapped in plastic until it finds its new owner...
Large folk art hooked cotton rug of a maroon horse outlined in black and with black hooves and tail trotting to the left against a tan ground with maroon corners and blue bands to enclose the horse. Some of the ground hooked in squares of different shades. Dots of brown for nose, eye and in the tail. 22 by 35 inches.
Condition: some wear and small losses around edges, stain at the edge above the horses head and below raised hoof...
Straight horizontal line hooked rug depicting Labrador in the center and Newfoundland in the upper left with whales, sailboats, seals and steamboats in the ocean as well as a compass rose in the lower left corner.. Aeolus blows from the upper right corner. The variegated black border surrounds the terracotta colored Labrador sitting in a pale blue sea. Details picked out in different colors and the sea shores outlined with brown, lavender and blue...
A Persian mafrash panel in knotted pile with cotton warp and wool weft, maybe from Meshkin. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: clean, very good, only selvage wrapping partially lost. Dimension without fringes: 30 cm x 88 cm.
A wool saddlebag face in densely knotted pile from the Qashqai People. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: clean, few traces of usage. Dimension without fringes: 64.5 cm x 58.5 cm.
This hooked rug is made to look like the Log Cabin pattern usually associated with quilts. One can see this rug in several ways; there are five light and dark blocks; pinwheels and hourglasses. Lights and darks are well placed to give lots of movement. It is mounted on a stretcher measuring 40" square. Made of wools; circa 1920. Ex- Barbara Johnson collection.
From our World Handicrafts Collection (ex-Asia), a handsome Persian Heriz rug featuring wool on cotton construction, utilizing an elegant palette of cranberry red, black, and salmon as the main colors of the so-called "shield pattern" central field, and using secondary accent colors of blue-green, orange, brown and beige, along with turtle motif designs in the borders.
Size and Condition: 11 1/4 feet x 7 1/2 feet...
From our World Handicrafts Collection (ex-Asia), a beautiful vintage Persian rug circa 1925-1950 from Isfahan Province, featuring wool on cotton construction utilizing a vibrant palette of strong red, strong blue, and cream as the main colors of the central field, along with secondary accent colors of brown, peach, mint green, two other shades of blue, and rose pink. A very striking example in superb condition.
Size and Condition: 11 1/2 feet x 8 1/4 feet...
A tightly hooked rug, American, perhaps Amish, from the 1930’s. Wool on burlap with hand attached black cotton backing. 29 inches long by 22 inches wide. The unusual free hand pattern shows black stars with pale blue crosses in an integrated geometric pattern.
Condition: Overall excellent condition with one professional darned repair on the border between one star and cross (see close up image)...
A brightly colored folky pictorial hand hooked wool on burlap rug, a winter scene with snow flakes and a sleigh flying over a roof topped by a weather vane, from the estate of Grace Wright (1905-1993) who hooked many rugs throughout her adult life, 22" X 36", expertly cleaned and in excellent original condition, ready for display.
A Persian Shahsavan bag dating from around 1900. The face is woven in wool in Sumakh flatweave technique, showing different repeating ornaments. The back is made of stripes in Kilim. Originally this wool bag was a double bag. Condition: clean, vibrant colors. The selvages with signs of partial wear, the back with damaged area. Dimension: 52 cm x 47 cm. Provenance: Old Swiss collection.
From our World Handicrafts Collection (ex-Asia), a fine vintage Afghani tribal rug, wool on wool handmade construction, using exclusively natural pigments / mineral dyes. A modestly sized but very well-executed and elegant example that works well in either a rustic or formal decor.
Size and Condition: 57 inches long, 39 inches wide. There are some random expected thread pulls and light wear commensurate with age and use, but overall excellent condition.
Concentric Frames hooked and clipped rug. Made with a huge variety of solid and printed, cotton and wool fabrics. Measures 32" x 40"; excellent condition. Pennsylvania origin; circa 1930 ( with many earlier fabrics as well).
A small Afshar bag in knotted pile with kilim back. Condition: clean, rim areas with localized low pile and wear, selvages partially undone, back with some damages. Dimension: 54 cm x 50 cm.