Exceptional complete pair of Kurdish saddlebags (khorjin) in beautiful condition, first quarter of the 20th Century, with kilim back and soumak bridge and skirts, full pile, beautiful wool, mostly natural dyes (some tip fading of the sparsely used apricot-orange), some old repairs to the closure system. The ivory borders in this set are rather unusual, with the vertical borders of a different pattern than the horizontal. This is a large set of saddlebags: 29" by 52"...
Antique Pinwheel Quilt, 82" X 88" Numerous bright 1920's-30's Fabrics. A Summer Quilt: exceptional Pinwheel design with more than 70 pinwheels with no two alike. Vibrant 1920's-30's fabrics. All hand stitched. No battling. No tears, stains or apparent repairs. One 1/2" faded spot on yellow border. Fresh, clean and bright. Fabrics are strong. 82" X 88" approx. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. ** 178BX
Antique Luri (Lurs) bag complete with flat woven back and closure system, full pile, beautiful wool, first quarter of the 20th century, natural dyes except for a tip faded pale apricot, very good condition. This bag measures roughly 25" square. Please inquire.
Magnificent PERSIAN Rug Antique Collectible Rug
Antique Jaf (Jaff) Kurdish bagface, circa 1910, in fine condition. This bag measures 23" by 23". Beautiful colors. Mostly natural dyes except for a red which evinces some fading. Please ask for additional photos. One of a number of antique Jaf and other Kurdish bags currently in our inventory.
Super early 20th century cut steel beaded purse with everything intact – a rarity for these delicate pouches! From the lovely beading to the gorgeous full fringe to the fringed flap to the beaded handle, this purse has it all. Top bar frame is intact; lining is good; it’s shattered a bit near the top. Measures 4 ¾” by 6 ¼” (fringe adds 2 ½”).
Large rectangular Jaff Kurd bag face, 28" x 46", good colors and condition, first quarter of the 20th century.
Extremely rare antique oversize (room size) Navajo rug, circa 1930-1940, in Ganado or Two grey Hills design. Fresh from a Charlotte NC estate. 7'6" by 10'3". Please inquire
Ivory ground Persian Baluch prayer rug, Khorasan, with tree of life design. First half of the twentieth Century, in excellent condition, full pile, extremely fine weave for its type (12 x 14 per inch), beautiful soft wool.
A beautiful example of Victorian bead work, this was originally a purse. Now without a frame, this double sided stylized oval shaped Czechoslovakia glass cut bead design is composed of richly colored purple plum, lavender, gold, bronze, brown and charcoal black floral bouquets on tree limbs made up of horizontal and vertical rows of bead work, original brown silk lining, beaded fringe. Easily restored, might also make a lovely center applique on a special pillow, dress or jacket...
Antique Kurdish bagface, first quarter of the 20th Century, in excellent condition and with natural dyes. Beautiful gold border, dark brown ground.
Antique Tibetan saddle cover in pristine condition, retaining its red felt border and blue backing cloth, measuring approximately 32" by 52". Difficult to date, probably circa 1920.
Fashion perfect for riding in a one horse open sleigh, this is an original Victorian black silk velvet cape, circa 1890's, featuring silk applique detailing along the front bodice creating a border around the entire cape. A frilly double ruffle black silk ribbon ruff collar is inset with handmade black lace. Silk ribbon attached around the collar creates a bow in front of the neck hook and eye closure. Black silk broadcloth lining...
Antique Kurdish bagface or front, circa 1900, measuring 22" by 26", natural dyes, in good condition (full pile, good shiny wool, very saturated dyes, beautiful gold border, with small damage to one of the selvedges and bluish discoloration to some of the wool warps probably from outside source of unknown origin).
"OLD MAID'S RAMBLE", a sturdy and utilitarian pieced quilt, circa 1910, in a seldom seen pattern made with handsome shirting fabrics and handsewn with care at 7"-8" per inch, the straight parallel line quilting is randomly done impressively between 3/8" and 1" apart,the original blue binding is machine sewn and has a latter binding of printed fabric attached to it probably about 1970, the entire quilt is well preserved with only one small professional repair on the reverse side, professionally ...
Fantastic antique finely knitted white cotton children’s socks with a lacy pattern, and ribbed and ruffled tops. They were never used – they even have the original finishing threads intact. Perfect condition. Measure 10 1/2” from toe to top; foot is 5 1/2”.
Japanese antique old silk tsumugi ikat kasuri child kimono.There are a few stains to the lining. However,They are not disturbing, and as a whole it is in very good condition.size:Length 101cm (39.7inch) sleeve to sleeve 82cm (32.2inch)
Beautiful vintage lady's embroidered robe, black silk background nice sleeve bands, embroidered flower design.
42" long 51 inches sleeve to sleeve . missing bottons, some soil spots.