Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
1stbid deals in authentic antique and vintage hand-woven rugs and other objets d'art acquired across the globe from France to Iran, Morocco to China. Every item on offer has been hand-picked and assessed according to the discerning eye of proprietor Victor Mashihi, whose family has sold rugs & objects of Art to royalty and other select clientele since his grandfather opened a gallery in Cairo in 1916. The 1st bid collection can be viewed at gallery locations open seven days a week in Manhattan and Georgetown, Washington DC, or bid upon from the convenience of your home in monthly auctions hosted on the company website and on other platforms. 1stbid also provides appraisal and accepts consignment from Estates, dealers & private owners of fine Art & rugs to be auctioned off on the regular & exclusive auction. Whether you're an expert art collector or simply looking to decorate your home with a unique class and style, 1stbid is sure to have just the right match for your aesthetic preferences and price point. Customers may contact us at 1stbid.com for further information and are welcome to subscribe to our Instagram and Twitter accounts.
Bidder Reviews for 1stbid (9)
4.3 out of 5.0 Stars
3 Latest Top ReviewsSee All
Jan 16, 2022
Everything about my experience was good.
I would be happy to acquire other artworks from Fine Rugs NY and use LiveAuctioneers.
FahimehWest Vancouver, CA
Jan 23, 2021
Buy with confidence
The carpet is beautiful and exactly as advertised! We couldn’t be happier with the service provided either. Thank you.
May 24, 2020
Communications were a nightmare
Communications were unnecessarily complicated, payment process was not simple.
Past Auctions from 1stbid