Jacobsen's Guide to Oriental Rugs and Carpets

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Oriental Rugs and Weaving in China

Oriental Rugs and Weaving in China

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 China has woven hand-knotted rugs for centuries. There are reports of rugs being woven in north-central China, in the area around Ningxia, as early a...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Afghanistan

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Afghanistan

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Weaving in Afghanistan.... The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979 caused perhaps 3 million Afghans to flee to Pakistan, and with the refugees came...
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Just what is an Oriental rug?

Just what is an Oriental rug?

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Continuing confusion results from the common use of "Oriental rug" as a generic label for nearly any variety of patterned carpeting. Furniture stores,...
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