Monthly Archives: February 2014

Antique Kerman Rugs

This is a fantastic exhibit of antique Kerman rugs courtesy Old New House, which explores the different range and variety of Kerman rugs from the mid 1800s through production today.

An antique Persian Kerman from 1900.


An antique Persian Kerman circa 1890 with unusual cloudband border.


A diminutive antique Persian Kerman ca. 1885.


An antique Persian Kerman rug with prayer design ca 1890.


An antique Persian Kerman ca. 1885.


An antique Persian Kerman ca. 1885.


A rare and unusual antique Persian Kerman in square size. ย Approximate weaving date 1880.



Vintage Pulldown Maps

Wow – There’s nothing that says AMAZING wall art like the vintage and antique pull down school maps and charts of yesteryear. The bright and garish colors of the newer vintage 1940’s – 60’s era pulldowns are super up-beat, playful and fun – hot reds, bright aqua blues.

Vintage Pull Down Map

The older, antique pull down maps have amazing aged patina and a golden tone that simply cannot be replicated without true, authentic & genuine AGE.

Rare Pull Down Map

Then, of course, boys will be boys – so if you know someone who LOVES trains, railroad and all that associated – this highly collectible piece is going to be the catch all for everyone

Antique Railroad Pull Down Map

Trending Rugs

Tone on tone antique rug from the Khotan region. Note the blanched look:
Samarkand Khotan

Wow ! A super unusual antique Farahan Sarouk rug with unusual running channel design, charcoals, ivory and blues to boot! Amazing aesthetic

Absolutely stunning harlequin design antique rug – Amazingly expressive, unique, and coloration is spot on.

Looking for more unique, unusual, authentic and genuine small rugs – be sure to check out Old New House