Nonplusultra

Nonplusultra is a private gallery dealing in high quality antique carpets, textiles and tribal art. With more than 20 years of field experience, Luca Sguaitzer buy and sell older, authentic objects of art with the emphasis on Berber carpets and flatveawes from Morocco, traditional and ceremonial textiles from Tunisia and Central Asia, tribal art from Africa and Oceania. Besides organizing monographic exhibitions at his gallery and web site, Nonplusultra is a regular exhibitors at the most important Italian and international fairs.

  • Indonesian Pelangi Shoulder Cloth Textile "selendang" cod. 0767. Pelangi and tritik technique (tie dye) on Chinese silk, early 20th century. Palembang -Sumatra. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Suzani fragment cod. 0759. Silk embroidery on cotton. Central Asia. Early 19th. century or earlier. Size cm. 262 x 29 (103 x ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Very unusual Ewe woman’s cloth cod. 0743. Handspun cotton. Ghana. Circa 1900. Some neat old patches and faint marks, overall good condition. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Purse cod.0027. Wool and cotton. Yomud people. Central Asia. Late 19th. century. Good condition. Cm. 9 x 13 (3.5 x 5 inches).
    price:  Euro 100+shipping

  • Suzani. Silk embroidery on cotton. Uzbekistan. Central Asia. first half 20th. century. Perfect condition. Cm. 110 x 215 (3'7" x 7'). Backed ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Suzani fragments cod. 0494. Silk embroidery on cotton, traditional dyes. Central Asia. Mid. 19th. century. Very good condition. Cm. 65 x 150 ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Ikat panel cod. 0772 formed by several stripes sewn together. Silk cotton natural dyes. Uzbekistan. late 19th century. Dimension cm. 84 x ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Ewe woman’ s cloth cod. 0744. Imported industrial cotton. Ghana. Late 19th. century.Excellent condition. Measurement:197cm x 146cm (77 x 57 inches). Minimal ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Shahsavan saddlebag cod. 0682. Bijar area. Persia. 19th. century. Cm. 64 x 56 ( 25 x 22 inches). Perfect condition. Stunningly rich ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Kilim fragment cod. 0666. Central Anatolia. Early 19th. century or before. Cm. 97 x 145 (38 x 57 inches). Mounted on linen.
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Flatwoven cover with polychrome stripes cod. 0383. Wool. Berber people. Morocco. Mid. 20th. century. Very good condition. Cm. 150 x 243 (59" ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Wool and cotton women's belt "kourzia" cod. 0333. Beni Mesguilda Berber people. Western Rif. Morocco. Early 20th. century.Dimension cm. 297 x 33 ... read more
    price:  Fair

  • Tunisian kilim cod. 0209. Early 20th. century.Dimension cm. 209 x 398 (82" x 157"). Some condition issue.
    price:  Fair price

  • Woman' s skirt cod. 0096. Cotton embroidery on cotton. Hmong hilltribe. Laos. Circa 1960's. Very good condition. Cm. 48 x 488 ( ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Woman's mantle "Backhnug". Wool cotton tie-dye. Berber people. Matmata area. Tunisia. Early 20th. century. Good condition with one old patch. Cm. 110 ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Chirpy collar fragment cod. 0030. Silk embroidery on cotton. Karakapalpakistan Late 19th. centiry. Dimension cm. 115 x 10 (45" x 3.5").Very good
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Embroidery fragment cod. 0581. Silk on silk. 19th. century. Albania. Very good condition. Dimension cm. 17 x 44 (7" x 17"). Backed ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Silk embroidered white Chirpy fragment cod. 0699. 19th. century. Silk on cotton. Dimension cm. 130 x 9 (51" x 3.5"). Very good ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Tigma monastery runner "Nambu" fragment. Tied-dyed wool plain weave. Tibet. Circa 1850 or earlier. Good condition with some holes, patches, rewoven. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Bag chuval cod. 0703. Wool, natural dyes. Western Anatolia (possibly Bergama ?). Condition as per images. Early 19th. century. Dimension cm. 70 ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Pelangi shoulder cloth selendang cod. 0766. Pelangi and tritik technique (tie dye) on Chinese silk, early 20th century. Palembang -Sumatra. Very good ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Striped kilim fragment cod. 0675. Wool, traditional dyes. West Anatolia. Early 19th. century. Dimension cm. 75 x 150 (30” x 59”). ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Decorative embroidery "Ilgich" cod. 0046. Silk embroidery on cotton and wool. Kungrad people. Central Asia. Late 19th. century. Very good condition. Cm. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Pair of Phulkari fragments cod. 0596. One of the item posted on my website link Silk embroidery and natural dyes. India. Late ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • a pair of wooden loom sticks cod. 0733. Chancay culture. Perù. Ca. 1000 to 1470 a.d. Well-preserved for their material and ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Chanteh cod. 0687. Wool and cotton. Shahsavan people. Nothwestern Persia. Late 19th. century. Cm. 24 x 28 (9.5” x 11”). Good condition ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Tunisian silk sash cod. 0547. Early 20th. century. Mahdia area. Dimension cm. 40 x 320 (16" x 126"). Perfect condition.
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Kungrad teckhe cod. 0079. Early 20th. century. Dimension cm. 70 x 65 (28" x 26"). Very good condition. Lined with a cotton ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • 3 Ottoman embroideries early 20th. century Balkan area. Dimension left cm. 49 x 55 (19" x 21.5") center cm. 46 x 97 ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Kasuri futon cover cod. 0724. Cotton. Early 20th. century. Dimension cm. 130 x 150 (51" x 59"). Very good condition. One of ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Ikat fragment cod. 0179. One of the items added on my website link Silk. Dimension cm. 44 x 38 717" x 15"). ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Flatweave cod. 0215. One of the items posted on my website link Wool. Yazidis Kurd people. Iraq. Mid. 20th. century. Very good ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Pile carpet cod. 0510. Wool traditional dyes. Ait Ouaouzguite tribe. High Atlas area. Morocco. First half 20th. century. Fair condition with some ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Women’ s cape Handira cod. 0731. One of the pieces added on my website link Wool natural dyes. High Atlas mountains ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Ikat fragment cod. 0266 One of the items posted on my website link Size cm. 31 x 120 (12 x 47 inches). ... read more
    price:  SOLD

  • Saddle cover ? Curtain ? cod. 0457 one of the item posted on my website link Wool traditional dyes. Berber people. Tunisia ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Child's "Chirpen" cod. 0537. One of the items posted on my new website link Silver threads on velvet. Ottoman Empire. Early 20th. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Baby carrier cover cod. 0097. One of the pieces added on my new website link Silk embroidery on cotton. Miao people. Southwestern ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Ritual mat Loosa cod. 0701. One of the items added on my new website link Wicker and flat stripes of bark ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Gilt leather wall hanging. 17th. century (1638 – 1660). Embossed in relief and coloured with dominant gold – blue colors. Manufactored in ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Chyrpy collar cod. 0019. One of the item just added on my website link Hand-embroidered very fine silk lacing stich (kesdi) on ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Bench back cod. 0311. One of the items just posted on my website link Wood with traditional dyes. Ethiopia. Early/mid. 20th. century. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Suzani cod. 0557. One of the items added on my new website link Silk embroidery on cotton natural dyes. Uzbekistan. First half ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Kilim cod. 0201. Wool natural dyes. Shahsavan people. Northwestern Persia. late 19th. century. Very good condition. Cm. 165 x 355 (5'5" x ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Rda men's ceremonial wrap (fragment?) cod. 0485. One of the items just posted on my website link Silk. Arab or Jewish people. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Batik fragment cod. 0539. One of the items posted on my website link Cotton, traditional dyes. Miao people. Guizhou province. South China. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Woman's shawl Ajar cod. 0554. One of the items added on my new website link Wool, cotton, traditional dyes. Gafsa area. Tunisia. ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.

  • Cross stitch embroidered robe trim cod. 0667. One of the items added on my website link Silk, cotton, traditional dyes backed with ... read more
    price:  P.O.R.