Special enquiries about our stock of rugs and textiles or special requests oriental antique rugs, antique persian carpets, tribal bags and central asian textiles at Krikor Markarian Gallery in New York
Caucasian, Anatolian, Persian and Central Asian antique rugs, carpets, kilims, tribal bags and decorative textiles

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Gallery Statement

The Krikor Markarian antique rug and carpet gallery, based in New York City in the heart of the wholesale rug district, specializes in very fine collectible antique tribal rugs and other woven artefacts from the main Near Eastern and Asian weaving areas.

Our Comprehensive Stock

We usually have several fine 19th century Caucasian rugs and soumacs from the Kazak, Gendje, Karabagh, Shirvan and medallion from antique Chondoresk kazak rugKuba weaving areas.   The gallery also deals in good examples of antique Anatolian rugs and kilims woven in villages in the Konya and Bergama regions, amongst others.  We can offer designers and architects a selection of room size antique Persian carpets - Heriz, Bakshaish, Mahal, Senna, Tabriz, Sultanabad,  Ziegler-manufactured, plus a good choice of Indian carpets - Agra and Amritsar - and Turkish carpets - Borlou and Oushak.

Additionally, we stock interesting 19th century Persian tribal and village rugs and utility bags.  Lastly, the gallery is also able to offer collectors a number of antique Central Asian weavings such as suzanis, animal trappings and small rugs from the Turkmen and Baluch tribes.

The Web Gallery

Our web site contains about 40 examples from our stock which are available for purchase.  Please enquire for further details about each piece.  We will ship world-wide.

Restoration & Conservation Facilities

We also have a restoration workshop that is highly skilled in conserving and restoring antique rugs.  We can also hand-wash your soiled carpets and remove difficult stains.  Contact the gallery for further details.
19th century Zacatala rug from the Caucasus  
  Showroom Address:
  36 E. 31St., Suite 404
  New York, NY  10016

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