Carpets & Rugs

Carpets and rugs can indeed be considered antiques, especially if they are of significant age and historical value. Antique carpets and rugs often hold cultural significance, artistic value, and can be highly sought after by collectors and enthusiasts. They may come from various regions around the world, each with its unique styles, materials, and techniques.

When considering carpets and rugs as antiques, factors such as their age, condition, provenance (origin or history of ownership), design, and craftsmanship all play crucial roles in determining their value. Antique carpets and rugs can be found in various materials such as wool, silk, or a combination of both, and they may feature intricate patterns, motifs, and dyeing techniques that reflect the cultural heritage of their origin.

Collectors and enthusiasts often seek out antique carpets and rugs for their beauty, historical significance, and investment potential. They can be found at auction with prices varying greatly depending on factors such as rarity, condition, and demand.


Our Specialists

Regular valuation days are held by our specialists. To learn more, please get in touch with us, or fill out the online form to ask about the value of your items.

Daniel Wright

Daniel Wright
Associate Director

T: 01206 754754

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