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Nazmiyal Launches New Rug Auction Venture

Its True, Nazmiyal Just Launched A Rug Auction!

It's "going once, going twice, sold!" Nazmiyal is proud to announce its latest venture. Here you have the chance to bid on exquisite rugs from its fine collection, and other carpets offered by private owners. Whether you are looking for a one-of-a-kind carpet for your home or office or you have one to sell, Nazmiyal offers you a place to do it. Each transaction and each lot is backed by our decades of experience in the international a antique Oriental rug trade.

What You Might Find At Our Rug Auctions?

Nazmiyal's collection own collection features some the most exquisite finds from around the world. Whether you are looking for an antique Persian carpet or a vintage Scandinavian rug, there is something for everyone in our collection. Our rug auction is a great yet small window of opportunity to secure a fabulous antique or vintage carpet at a deep discount. This brings the world of oriental carpets to the public in a way that makes them affordable to everyone.

Our advantage is that we are the largest buyers and sellers of antique Oriental rugs in the USA. This buying power allows us to purchase our inventory at lower prices and over the years, we have built strong relationships with many international suppliers from all over the world. This means that we can offer our carpets to you at lower price points than any other rug dealer or auction house.

We have a commitment to our customers to use our expertise to find those rare treasures that only come around once in a lifetime. Our rug buyers have an eye for detail and the experience that allows them to spot rare carpets that are exceptional in their beauty and quality. That is what makes Nazmiyal's collection so unique. This experience also allows us to offer a true value driven approach for good carpets.

Of course, nothing beats visiting our antique rug gallery in NYC and experiencing our collection in person, but if you cannot visit us, the online auction is the next best thing. Our rug auctions are not only a great way to get the perfect carpet for less, but they are also fun and informative too.

Why Nazmiyal Rug Auctions?

Nazmiyal first opened its doors in 1980 and has built one of the most extensive collections of antique oriental carpets in the industry. We have some truly rare finds, including a wide selection that is over a century old. Some carpets in the collection go back even farther and represent the Golden Age of the Safavid Dynasty in the 17th century.

You can find charming, great rustic rugs, highly sought after and trendy vintage Moroccan rugs, and carpets from master weavers such as Ustad Mohtasham and Haji Jalili. We also have an extensive collection of vintage mid-century modern rug treasures based on the works of iconic artists such as Pablo Picasso and Andy Warhol.

Whether your style is traditional, mid-century modern, or Scandinavian minimalist, you can find something to suit your style and tastes. The Nazmiyal rug auction is a great way to find the perfect rug for your space at an affordable price. Our auction inventory continually changes, so you want to keep checking back to see what is new.

When you buy or sell a carpet at Nazmiyal Auctions, you will receive expert, individual attention from our staff. We make the process easy and are there to offer our assistance and guidance every step of the way. Our goal is to make sure that both the rug buyer and the seller have a pleasant experience.

We provide a neutral auction platform for buyers and sellers to meet. Our fees are transparent and upfront. As a buyer, you can be assured that through our auctions, we only handle carpets that are exceptional. We use the same care that we give to those we choose for our regular inventory. As a seller, our platform will connect you with some of the biggest buyers of antique rugs and we charge a fair commission for selling your rugs at our auction.

Come See For Yourself Before You Bid on Rugs At Our Auction We do encourage you to attempt to view the item in person before you place your bid. Even though we do our best to provide the most accurate pictures possible, differences in how your monitor processes color that may cause it to appear slightly different. A carpet is an investment, and you need to make certain of your choice. Besides, a trip to our gallery is something special, even if you are not planning to buy a carpet at auction. There is nothing like seeing these magnificent rare finds first-hand.

We encourage you to make an appointment before coming for a visit by calling +1 (212) 213-5776 so that our staff can have your carpet available to view. If you are unable to visit, as our courtesy to you, we offer our personalized service to assist you in making an informed decision. We can provide additional information about measurements, any repairs that have been performed, and a detailed report of the condition of the carpet. We are happy to help.

We can provide additional pictures, or you may ask us any questions by contacting us by phone or email us at When contacting us, make sure to include the sale and lot number of the carpet about which you are inquiring.

Buying or selling a carpet through Nazmiyal Auctions is easy and fun. Are you ready?