Antique Peking carpet


+44 (0)207 5842929

+44 (0)7973 119458


  • £8,000.00
  • €8,928 Euro
  • $8,546 US Dollar

United Kingdom

DC Member since 2011
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Antique Peking carpet

Chinese carpets and textiles have a rich, centuries-old weaving history, particularly in Ningxia in north central China. When the demand for the rugs from US and European markets increased dramatically at the beginning of the 20th century, most of the rug weaving relocated to the then capital, Peking, which enabled the production of finer and bigger carpets. The designs became simpler often tending to modern, western tastes. This elegant piece is a good example of this with its simple design, rare ivory field and less common squarish format. It is in good practical condition, still retaining its original fringes at both ends with slight wear in a few places.


  • H: 345cm (135.83in)
  • W: 295cm (116.14in)



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Telephone: +44 (0)207 5842929

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Block E, Ground Floor
OCC Building
105 Eade Road
United Kingdom


Gallery Yacou is a family owned business run by Robin Yacoubian and his father, Ezekiel, and has been in the family for over four generations specialising in antique, decorative and contemporary carpets.

We passionately believe in the importance of choosing the right rug for each individual room, and that the rug not only complements the space but adds depth and soul to it.

With our broad depth of knowledge and collective experience, we are able to advise our clients on the various options we have in our collection that would complement the various spaces.

We work with a range of clients including leading interior designers and architects, members of the design industry, hoteliers, private clients and collectors. Some of the projects for which we have provided rugs include grand listed buildings, hotels, embassies, modern city apartments, 17th century abbeys, country houses and residential homes.

We have just recently relocated from our showroom on the Fulham road to our studio/workshop in North London.

We are members of the antique dealers associations, BADA and LAPADA, and an Industry Partner of BIID, the British Insititute of Interior Design, and exhibit annually at the BADA & LAPADA Fairs. Please email us using the enquiry form opposite, if you would like a complimentary ticket to any of these Fairs.

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