2 edition of American rugs and carpets from the seventeenth century to modern times found in the catalog.
Bibliography: p. -187.Includes index.
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A significant number of extremely fine carpets woven on silk foundations have so far eluded categorization except by design defined by single central medallions, multiple medallions, cartouches, prayer niches, and so on. Such was the preciousness that a few of them even found their way in Christian Churches!
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It is also a reminder that many of these sumptuous pieces, of silk occasionally with some cotton in the foundations with silver and gold brocading, though woven for local consumption, were also presented or sold to Europeans.
Smoke odors embed themselves in the rug and cause discoloration. Apparently, this is my type of mat for prayer!