Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Antique Carpets

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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Geometric Styled Bokhara Carpet

Geometric Styled Bokhara Carpet

Handtied Geometric styled Bokhara carpet and with good pile. Immediately below is a nice geometric styled Bokhara carpet. First half 20th century. 129" x 89". $1200.

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Early Antique Khiva Bokhara

Early Antique Khiva Bokhara

Please excuse the rays of morning light on this early antique Khiva Bokhara, ca. 1875-1900, now lying under the wing chair. A brick red ground is filled with octagonal "gul " medallions with navy and dark green details. These are soft tones that work so well on wooden...

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