Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Antique Carpets

Antique Shikli Kazak

Antique Shikli Kazak

Antique Shikli Kazak, with unusual design on a brick red ground (not orange).4.5' x 9'. Nice condition. Late 19th century. $1800.

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Hand-Knotted Corridor Rug

Hand-Knotted Corridor Rug

Borrowing from Caucasian designs, this semi-antique hand-knotted corridor rug dates in the first half of the 20th century. The stylized geometric repeating forms in the central field are of brick, green, white, blue, pink, and brown, all on a black ground. The borders...

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Bokhara Carpet

Bokhara Carpet

This enchanting Bokhara carpet is a so-called Tekke variety, hand woven by the Afghan Tekke tribes along the Russian border early in the 20th century. Note their distinguishing characteristic guls, an octagonal motif divided symmetrically into quadrants. All is laid...

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Persian Hand Tied Carpet

Persian Hand Tied Carpet

An old antique thin Persian hand tied carpet, circa 1875-1900. Typical wear and 4"x 4" reinforcement verso. Coloring employs our favorite dark blues and brick reds in a detailed geometric pattern. 78" x 54". $345 as seen.

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Tabriz Oriental Rug

Tabriz Oriental Rug

Tabriz oriental rug, late 20th century, hand-tied in small knots, approximately 140 per square inch. It has a beautiful and sophisticated overall design in stylized floral designs with a central medallion. All is in good order with an even low pile, as is correct for...

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Hand-tied Heriz Rug

Hand-tied Heriz Rug

I get so many request for these old hand-tied Heriz rugs. They are  loved for their geometric simplicity by Americana collectors. This one is of a thin pile with no jarring wear or stains. It seems to have been recently cleaned. The design is for those who like a...

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