Availability: Out of stock
An old handmade wool Turkish Konya wool rug circa 1950 measuring 185 x 136 cm ( 6 x 4 ft ). A diamond shaped central medallion decorated with the floral motifs in a white and red background having geometric borders in soft yellow. The typical old Turkish Konya rugs are characterized by the restraint towards color combinations and their use of earth tones (most notably: soft yellow, terracotta and browns). The wefts of the Konya rugs are always red, distinguishing them from other Persian carpets. The Nomadic pieces within this region usually have a foundation of dark wool or goat hair as appears to be seen in this rug. The very old antique Konya rugs are normally very sought after and coming from various villages within the region. This rug is in good condition considering its age and has some minor localised wear but not too significant to take way the beauty of the rug. Wool is soft and shimmy.
We are pleased to announce that, with any purchase made the delivery within the UK mainland will be free. Our postage prices are also very competitive for Europe and other parts of the world.
You'll need to proceed stepwise from verifying your email details and shipping address through a review of your Order Summary finally to the 'Payment Options'
With over 35 years of experience in sourcing the most sought after antique and decorative rugs, carpets, Jajims and Kilims from various parts of the world, We are delighted to offer our services as to suggesting the best options available when it comes to carpet selection. To arrange a home visit, please email us at email@example.com to book an appointment at your convenience.
If you are not entirely delighted with the products that you have chosen you may return them to us within 14 days of purchase. Please note we always ship our goods to the UK addresses free of charge however the return postage charges need to be covered by the purchaser. We are more than happy to recommend reliable shippers if you wish. Once the item returned and confirmed the full refund will be reimbursed to the purchaser account. If you wish to return an item for any reason, you must contact us first on +44 (0)7825761120 or +44 (0)208 455 8056 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain a returns authorisation.
We take the security of our systems seriously, and it is our constant endeavour to make our website a safe place for our customers to browse. We do not store any card information as part of our ongoing commitment to you.
Vintage carpets refer to those splendid handmade carpets, which are made with the highest quality, whether Persian, Turkish or any other oriental rugs. They are normally made of either fine wool or silk or the mixture of both. These rugs have high KPSI knots and contain amazing detailing in both colours and designs. The Vintage Persian rugs, from cities of Isfahan, Kashan, Qum, Tabriz and Kirman are amongst the finest. In Turkey, silk Hereke rugs are considered as the vintage carpets also old fine Ushak rugs are part of this category. The old Indian Agra carpets, if found in good condition, are always sought after. Apart from their looks and qualities one of the other major attractions to own vintage carpets is that they normally retain their values and if anything worth a lot more than their original price in the medium and long-term. We at Imperial rugs strive to source vintage carpets and although, at times is challenging to find fine antique vintage rugs in good condition, however once found it brings satisfaction to present them to our special customers. With over 40 years of experience in this field we know the most reliable places to unearth these high-quality pieces. We then carefully handpicked the best pieces, which then will go through a thorough and vigorous process of inspection. It is easy to access and browse our Oriental and Persian rugs selection online at www.imperialrugs.co.uk. We are constantly evolving to source and acquire new vintage rugs and carpets with very competitive prices compared to our competitors. We are also know it would be hard to pay thousands of pounds to buy a vintage carpet online, that is why we are happy to consult with you to ensure correct rug is selected. Apart from quality of the rug there are other factors like colour, design and condition, which need to be considered. It is also worth to distinguish quality rugs form the dyed wool or silk used. Whilst Oriental rug with the natural dyed wool worth good money, it might be that the similar rug from the region may worth lot less using the artificial dye wool. If you require more information about buying vintage oriental rugs or have one and need advise as how to clean and wash we are here to help. So why not pick up the phone and call us on 0044 208 4558056.
A beautiful carpet has the ability to transform a room and holds together an interior design scheme like no other single piece of furnishing. With such an overwhelming choice available on the market, finding a carpet that you can live with can be a confusing business. Authentic Oriental rug is what buyers should go after however finding the right one in good condition and compatible price could be very tricky. There are hundreds online shops offering Oriental and Persian rugs however only a few shops stock unique and good quality rugs. Although each continent has produced rugs over the centuries, however today most people think of Oriental carpets as "Persian Carpets". As a third generation in Persian rugs business we know how to differentiate average rug from the authentic and high quality piece by constantly attend various auction houses, warehouses and travelling to the different cities in Iran to source these wonderful pieces. Our online store provides an insight to what we buy and how we pay attention to details to seek these wonderful pieces. We are expert in buying Oriental and Persian rugs and as such we really would like to share our experience in this field with those who are like us passionate about finding right rug for themselves.