Antique oriental rugs at Material Culture

Baktiari Rug

Material Culture will hold their next carpet auction ‘Fine Decorative and Collectible Antique Oriental Rugs’ on 21 October 2020 at 11 am in Philadelphia. The auction includes 299 lots including Persian rugs, Caucasian rugs, Anatolian rugs and more. Previews take place 19-20 October from 10am – 4pm by appointment only. … read more

Ethnographic Textiles at Materiel Culture

Central Asian Bukhara Suzani

Material Culture will hold an auction ‘Ethnographic Arts – Textiles’ on 7 October 2020 at 10 am in Philadelphia. The auction includes 289 textile lots and among them Suzanis, embroidered textiles, Lakai, Ikat textiles and blankets, African tunics and more. Their catalogue for this auction can be found online at … read more

Modern Design and Mid Century Rugs

Gabbeh Rug

Material Culture will hold their auction ‘Modern Design and Mid Century Rugs’ on 23 September 2020 at 10 am in Philadelphia. The auction includes 158 lots and among them Scandinavian, European, Persian, Turkish, Moroccan rugs and kilims from the 20th century. Their catalogue for this auction can be found online … read more

Oriental Rugs from American Estates at Material Culture

Serapi Rug

Material Culture will hold their auction ‘Oriental Rugs from American Estates’ on 26 August 2020 at 10 am in Philadelphia. The auction includes 368 lots and among them antique Persian, Caucasian, Chinese, Turkmen and Anatolian rugs and carpets. Their catalogue for this auction can be found online at www.liveauctioneers.com. Location … read more