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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.

  • Crisp and full of energy antique Afshar bagface, a snapshot of the heavens full of stars...beautiful. All natural dyes 2'6" x 1'8" ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Huge and fantastic Serapi fragment 8'3" x 15'4" / 250 x 468cm Has been thoroughly cleaned, steamed and de-mothed. Knots do not ... read more
    price:  GBP £2,000 + VAT + Shipping

  • Kurdish rug fragment, cut and reduced in size, but with terrific yellow border and great, giant blossoms in the field. Lovely old ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Fantastic colour on this really old Shahsavan rug fragment. 3'5" x 4'0" / 104 x 123cm from a prominent Austro-Dutch collection. Please ... read more
    price:  GBP £575

  • Late 19th century Ada Melas rug in full pile, untouched condition. One hole, missing slightly on two corners, and asmall amount of ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Mid 19th century Kuba Afshan long rug, probably reduced in length, certainly had one whole end rewoven a long time ago. The ... read more
    price:  Sold, thank you

  • Balouch bagface with lovely electric blue and aubergine ground colour to the central medallion. 2'6" x 2'1" Circa 1910
    price:  GBP £375 + shipping

  • Early 20th century octogon Beluch bagface 3' x 2'2"
    price:  GBP £165 + ship

  • 19th century Afshar chanteh or small, personal bag. 22 x 25cm / 9" x 10" Beautiful colours underneath the dirt..
    price:  please enquire

  • Late 19th century 'Ada' Melas in excellent pile but with new sides, new fringes, some small old reweaves and a dozen or ... read more
    price:  GBP £950

  • Soft coloured Karaja runner circa 1920 3'6" x 17'7" in great condition, clean, flat & straight, ready for your floor.
    price:  GBP £1,800

  • Serapi circa 1880. 10'1" x 12'7"
    price:  GBP £5,500

  • Beautiful early 19th century Seneh (?) runner fragment. Sweet drawing of the border and field filer elements. Useable as is, clean and ... read more
    price:  GBP £950

  • 19th century Beshir prayer rug in excellent condition, lies flat, full pile and is clean. Some old scattered repairs nothing too serious. ... read more
    price:  GBP £3,500

  • Banging Lori Pambak! Look at those giant medallions, talk about art! Beautiful saturated and abrashed green, a real quirky example. 4'10" x
    price:  GBP £680 (approx $880 USD) plus ship

  • Fine antique Heriz runner, narrow, circa 1900. Lovely soft red ground with pretty accents of light blue, green and pink. Cherished size ... read more
    price:  USD $1100 inc ship

  • Delightful Yellow silk Chyrpy sleeve fragment, mounted. Frame 13" (at widest point) x 38"
    price:  GBP £950 Plus shipping

  • Early 19th century Tekke tentband fragment, mounted. Frame 13" x 20"
    price:  GBP £275 plus shipping

  • Cute little Heriz rug circa 1900, 2'6" x 4'0". Low pile but ends and sides, clean and ready for your floor.
    price:  GBP £295 plus ship

  • Antique Tekke main carpet in full, shiny pile. Circa 1900. 6'7" x 8'7" Sides replaced and some pink run shows on the ... read more
    price:  GBP £2,400 + shipping

  • Late 19th century Caucasian runner 3'5" x 12'2". a striking Karabagh runner, with medallions floating on a field of stripes. Nice abrashed ... read more
    price:  GBP £925 + shipping

  • Perfect decorators antique Angora Oushak 10'3" x 13'2" / 312 x 400cm Has one hole, and wear.
    price:  please enquire

  • Super fine Turkoman tentband fragment, unusually wide at 1'9", with beautiful velvety pile and sparkling magenta silk highlights. Must be early 19th ... read more
    price:  GBP £2,250

  • Serapi circa 1880 11'6" x 13'7"
    price:  Please enquire

  • Fantastically colourful Kurdish runner 3'6" x 12'4" in full pile, no restorations, and great age
    price:  Please enquire

  • This extraordinary early Karadja is still available. The thickness of pile is really quite something, about an inch or 2.5 cms over ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Antique Mahal carpet 410 x 310cm beautiful green field but heavily worn. No holes.
    price:  GBP £2,000 + ship

  • Oushak carpet, circa 1930, in full pile and square. 335 x 315cm
    price:  GBP £650 + shipping

  • 19th century Mudjur prayer rug with very unusual field arrangement of columns on an ivory ground. 3'8" x 4'8"
    price:  GBP £950 Sale £550

  • Superb, mid 19th century Fachralo prayer rug fragment. Approx 3'5" x 2'0"
    price:  GBP £850 + shipping

  • Colourful, fine, huge old Beshir chuval 2'10" x 6'0" circa 1850. a real colour riot! Trimmed sides, wear and moth damage. Probably some ... read more
    price:  GBP £3,500

  • Full pile and very fine antique Belouch, depressed warps make it as strong as a tank. Fabulous wool, rich natural dyes. Excellent ... read more
    price:  GBP £950 INC shipping worldwide

  • Heriz runner ca 1930 3'3" x 14'10" Thin pile, great soft colours and lovely yellow border. No repairs and still very strong, ... read more
    price:  GBP £775 plus shipping

  • 19th century nw Persian runner in excellent original condition. 14'8" x 3'3"
    price:  GBP £2,200 plus shipping

  • Mid 19th century or earlier 'Snake' Beshir rug, reduced in size, patched and with old repairs. Very handsome devil though, with the ... read more
    price:  GBP £750

  • Fantastic mid 19th century Karadja runner 3'5" x 12'7" in extraordinary full pile, original ends and sides. Please contact for price and ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Gorgeous 19th century Genje rug, in full pile 3'7" x 7'10" / 110 x 238cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Very unusual Serapi carpet 9'7" x 11'9" ca 1880
    price:  Please enquire

  • Very decorative Heriz carpet (yes, really!) 12'2" x 18'11" / 370 x 576cm
    price:  Please enquire

  • Mid 19th century Shahsavan soumac bagface. Superb example. 2'0" x 1'9.5" in excellent condition with one small, faded old repair.
    price:  Please enquire

  • 16th century 'Feuilles-de-Choux' tapestry fragment, mounted. With thanks to all my customers and wishing you all a very Happy New Year!
    price:  Not For Sale

  • Richly coloured albeit dark shades, superb wool on this South Persian bagface. 2'0" x 2'2" in full pile. Organic dyes.
    price:  £275 GBP

  • Green field Talish area Caucasian long rug, sold in situ.
    price:  Sold

  • Narrow Gorevan runner, full pile, looking great in a small hallway. 2'3" x 8'4" Available, please enquire for more pictures and pricing information, ... read more
    price:  Please enquire

  • Stunning Transcaucasian runner circa 1880 12'6" x 3'3" Please enquire for more pictures and pricing information, thank you.
    price:  Please enquire

  • 18th century Silk embroidery fragment from the Greek island of Rhodes. This was part of the bridal tent. Many long panels were ... read more
    price:  GBP £1500 + shipping

  • Fantastic Mahal carpet with huge round blossoms on a very pale blue background. 8'1" x 12'5" / 246 x 377cm
    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