Our History

It's in Our Genes

A Family's Heritage

The Afkari name has been synonymous with antique rugs and carpets for over 100 years. Since his childhood years in Tehran, when he would play on his family’s rugs for hours, endlessly fascinated by the weaves, colors, and patterns, Richard Afkari’s passion for the world of carpets and rugs is reflected in his life’s work and entrepreneurial spirit. 

Our History - Richard Afkari Rugs in NYC

A Local Start

A Global Reputation

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