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September 7th, 2013 I am now living and working in London, and I have taken a warehouse at the Park Royal Oriental Carpet Centre. Please feel free to visit me there if you are coming to London. An appointment is advisable. www.jamescohencarpets.com I have a new mobile number for the UK: +44 7747 610 248 if you are interested in 19th century and earlier oriental carpets, runners and rugs with rich colours; Also highly collectable rugs and trappings, please come by to see me, you are very welcome. The things on my website will give you a good idea of the type of stock I keep. Please feel free to write me at jamescohen50@hotmail.com if you are interested in any of my listings.

  • Early 19th century Ghiordes prayer rug with beautiful abrashed green mihrab. Obvious damage to centre, otherwise even, low pile with original selvedges. ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Superb Jaf Chuval circa 1880. Full, thick pile allover and fantastic colours. 2'7" x 4'5"
    price:  Please enquire

  • Antique Ziegler & Co carpet, circa 1890. 9'1" x 12'0" Contact for more information.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Antique Kurdish runner, all organic dyes, decent condition, one area of wear with two small holes. Sides and ends machine overbound. 3'7" ... read more
    price:  GBP £550 + shipping

  • Mid 19th century Mekri rug, Western Anatolia, as is. 4'4" x 7'4" / 132 x 223cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Narrow Karadja runner circa 1930 in good condition, clean and all sides secured. Pretty tomato red ground colour and mid blue border ... read more
    price:  GBP £750 inc UK shipping

  • Antique Lori Pambak Kazak in an extra large size of 185 x 310cm, ready for a trip to Turkey to be restored ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Antique Mahal, with a great look, large flowerheads on a red ground with a mid blue border. a fairly large amount of ... read more
    price:  GBP £ 1,250 plus ship

  • Antique Belouch fresh in, 3'0" x 5'10", lovely stripes, rich wool, mostly good pile, some repairs at one end.
    price:  GBP £220 inc UK shipping

  • 19th century fine Yomud asmalyk. Crisply drawn, with shimmering patina. The snowy white background shows off the mahogany brown/reds perfectly. The use ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Pair of early English Crewel work fragments, probably from a pelmet that went around the top of the bed. Features exotic trees ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Karabagh Kelleh with cochineal ground colour and marvelously abrashed light blue border. 7' x 20'6" In low pile with minor ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Superb, massive Serapi carpet, 19th century, approx. 18' x 10'3". Please contact for more pictures, condition and pricing information.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Late 19th century Caucasian long rug, with delightful, happy colours and good condition. Original sidecords, minor repiling. 3'7" x 9'5"
    price:  Please enquire

  • Beautiful, finely woven, 19th century Kurd Bidjar with a Mina Khani on rare red ground. Delightful colours and movement to the design. ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Early Karachopf Kazak fragment, circa 1825-50. Blue ground examples are extremely rare! In very good pile but with primitive repairs. 2'6" x
    price:  Please enquire

  • Full pile, almost mint condition mid 19th century Hashtrud or Karadja gallery carpet 4'0" x 12'6"
    price:  Please enquire

  • Manzandaran quilts, enquire for more pictures and information, thank you.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Kurdish bagface, full pile, beautiful patination and natural dyes. Several small holes.
    price:  Please enquire

  • Ziegler Mahal circa 1900 415 x 320 or 13'6" x 10'7" Low pile, showing some wear, no holes or repairs. Please contact ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Narrow Oushak runner, circa 1900, 2'4" x 9'6" in good condition, although re-sized in the length. Very unusual size and colour- beautiful!
    price:  Please enquire

  • Small, narrow Gorevan runner, Heriz district of North West Persia, circa 1920. In full pile, with no repair, all original, save for ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Handsome, fine antique Heriz carpet circa 1900, with light blue main border, rich red field and highlights of green and yellow. In ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Antique fine Karabagh runner, circa 1890, with cochineal field and lively stylised botehs allover the field. i like the naively drawn oak ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Colourful 3rd quarter 19th century Qashqai Shekarlu rug with beautiful natural dyes and great patination. In fair condition, looks like several expert ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Tibetan Tiger rug, circa 1930, 2'10" x 5'6". See Mimi Lipton for similar. In excellent pile with mild discolouration and a few ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Bakshiash carpet, worn, 308 x 315cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • 19th century Kurdish runner with a lovely abrashed emerald green border and regular repeat yellow and red medallions on a midnight blue ... read more
    price:  GBP £3,250

  • Karabagh Cloudband rug with distinct animal forms in each corner, all natural dyes. Overall very good pile, original ends and sides but ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Kirsehir rug, Western Anatolia, circa 1850. Nice old little rug, with striking graphics which still read well despite the wear. 4'6" x
    price:  GBP £290 + ship

  • Early 20th c Balouch prayer with marvellous people. 5,10” x 3’0”
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Fine Narrow Heriz runner, circa 1920. 2'8" at the widest point by 10'7". Full pile.
    price:  GBP £2,800 GBP

  • Antique Balouch rug 2'4" x 4'3". Full pile, original goat hair side cords. All vegetable.
    price:  GBP £550 inc UK ship

  • 16th century 'Kilim design' oushak rug outer border 10 x 300cm
    price:  GBP £500 inc UK shipping

  • Early 20th century Jajim, striking piece, approx. 8' x 6'
    price:  On polite request

  • 19th c Persian Jajim with all the colours of the rainbow, in perfect condition. Large size approx. 240 x 240cm
    price:  £575 GBP + shipping

  • Early 19th century Anatolian prayer rug
    price:  sold, thank you

  • Kurdish sky at night. Highly patinated Kurdish bagface, with thick glossy pile. All natural dyes, some small holes. Great graphics.
    price:  £950 GBP + ship

  • Antique Jaf Kurd bagface in full, full pile with lovely all natural dyes. 2'0" x 2'0"
    price:  £950 GBP + ship

  • 19th century Oushak runner 3'8" x 20'8" cut and reduced at one end. Rather attractive greeny-blue field and in good condition with ... read more
    price:  please enquire

  • Ersari Gull-i-gul main carpet fragment with shaggy pile and lovely colour. !9th c. 6'9" x 3'10" / 206 x 117cm
    price:  £500 GBP + ship

  • link Khamseh knife bag ca 1850 7" x 27", published in 'Austrian Collections' and a unique piece as far as i know. ... read more
    price:  SOLD CONGRATULATIONS!

  • 18th century Cretan embroidery 52 x 72cm. Please click here link for more information and other freshly acquired pieces
    price:  sold

  • Caucasian rug fragment first half 19th century with embroidery design. Very cool. 5'8" x 3'9" Check out my other pieces on rugrabbit and ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • 19th century Kurdish bagface. For the price and other colourful and rare rugs, please go to link just updated today....
    price:  sold

  • Ca 5th century coptic textile fragment. Great colour. Mounted behind glass, hence slight reflections overlaid in pictures. Fragment 22 x 18cm, frame ... read more

  • All wool Bidjar 11'2" x 7'5"/ 340 x 227cm art in motion
    price:  alas alas, I sold it

  • Fantastic Nim Suzani 3' x 4'7" circa 1850 in mint condition.
    price:  SOLD