Rugs Premium Positioning
At Catawiki, we auction rare, authentic, traditional rugs.
We focus on rugs that are hard to find, special and appealing to passionate enthusiasts.
Because potential buyers come to Catawiki looking for special, interesting items, our in-house experts select every piece for our auctions. They ensure items are of premium quality and are presented in the best possible way.
This expert selection helps keep our bidders excited, because they can find rare, special pieces they’re interested in. This also helps our sellers have great selling experiences.
For our Rug auctions, we’re looking for a wide selection of authentic, traditional rugs that are:
- Made in any time period (including present-day)
- In very good condition
- Worth a minimum of €100
We’re looking for a wide selection of authentic, handmade rugs, including:
✗ Kelims made after 2000
✗ All machine-made rugs
✗ Wool rugs from India or Pakistan that are smaller than 1.5 m2
✗ Rugs imported to the EU from Iran after 01/01/2015
We’re looking for rugs in the following conditions:
- As new: unused
- Excellent condition: flawless with no defects and/or restorations
- Very good condition: no defects but with very minor signs of use
- Good condition: light signs of use and/or minor age-related marks
- Fair condition: signs of wear and/or marks
✗ Rugs in poor condition that show heavy wear or damage and are in need of restoration
Register as a seller to begin selling your minerals on Catawiki, then start submitting your objects for auction right away.