Antique Persian Carpets

Was There Really a Magic Flying Carpet or is it a Myth?

Magic Flying Carpet

Magic Flying Carpet

Flying carpets have long been a device used in folklore to permit the protagonist (or antagonist) to achieve their mysterious devices as fast as possible. This legendary rug is an integral part of stories in the Eastern World, appearing in ancient Jewish texts, the Arabic One Thousand and One Nights, and most recently in Disney’s Aladdin. Known manuscripts of One Thousand and One Nights date back as far as the ninth century. The collection of Arabic folklore is told mainly by the Queen Scheherazade...

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Antique Persian Carpets

Nazmiyal Acquires Collection of Over 100 Vintage Moroccan Rugs

Vintage Moroccan Rug

Vintage Moroccan Rug

Vintage Moroccan Rugs - As the renewed interest in mid-century modern design is in full swing, vintage Moroccan rugs, with their minimalist aesthetic, have become one of the most popular rug styles available. These alluring rugs feature a distinct style, generally characterized by ivory fields and simple black or brown lines, that makes them uniquely suited to mid-century modern focused interiors. Nazmiyal has recently acquired a rare collection of 100 exceptional examples.

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The Sublime Beauty of Antique Mughal Rugs

17th Century Mughal Carpet

17th Century Mughal Carpet

The story of Mughal carpets began a century before Shah Jehan when his great-great-grandfather Babur descended from the harsh mountains of Afghanistan to conquer the lush plains of India and establish the long-lasting Mughal dynasty. But it was during the reign of Babur’s grandson Akbar, considered to be the greatest of all Mughal emperors, that carpet weaving really took root in India.

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We Are Featured in Art Daily As The Global Antique Rug Source

Nazmiyal Antique Rugs Feautured In Art Daily

Nazmiyal Antique Rugs Feautured In Art Daily

In the world of art, antique rugs have historically been one of the most difficult items for most people to shop for. So how did the Nazmiyal Collection succeed in becoming the leading name in the world of antique rugs? The monumental shift in technology seen in recent years has resulted in a totally new landscape for both consumers and businesses. Of course, this phenomenon has certainly impacted the Nazmiyal Collection – and in a very meaningful, lasting way

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Antique Persian Carpets

Antique Rugs, Vintage Rugs and Antique Persian Rugs By Nazmiyal Rug Gallery in NYC

For Keen Consumers Who Expect Beautiful Antique Rugs For A Fair Value

Nazmiyal Antique Rug Gallery in Manhattan New York City

Nazmiyal Antique Rug Gallery in Manhattan New York City

The Nazmiyal Collection is a respected purveyor of fine and decorative antique rugs and vintage carpets. Our New York City rug gallery has become the go-to source for customers from all over the world who expect fair prices and an excellent selection of antique rugs. The Nazmiyal Collection's antique carpet gallery has been in business since 1980.

Over the past thirty years, we have been providing the highest quality service to antique rug buyers and collectors from all walks of life and from every corner of the globe. We work with and supply some of the best interior designers, consumers, antique rug dealers, rug collectors and auction houses across the world.

Our educational approach to both the buying and the selling of antique rugs, as well as our total dedication to customer service and 100% satisfaction guaranteed, will ensure that our clients feel confident in every single purchase they make. We believe in offering great value for some of the rarest and most sought after antique rugs in the world.

Our gallery hours are 9:00 am through 6:00 pm, Monday - Friday. On Saturdays and Sundays, we are available by appointment only.