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How to know oriental rugs, a handbook

Mary Beach Langton

How to know oriental rugs, a handbook

by Mary Beach Langton

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Published by D. Appleton-Century Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rugs, Oriental

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1904 ed. published by D. Appleton, New York.

    Statementby Mary Beach Langton, with twenty full-page illustrations, twelve being facsimile reproductions in colors ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22915332M

    Oriental Rugs by Mail by Neil Brochu. Popular since the late 19th century, oriental rugs were sold through department stores and mail-order catalogues. Simpson's sent its buyers to the Middle East to purchase better quality carpets directly at lower prices. A Yürük rug is a traditional tribal rug woven in Anatolia by the Yörüks, a Turkish ethnic subgroup.. Yürük rugs have a long shaggy pile, tied with Ghiordes knots. The warp and the filler (the weft between the knots) is generally composed of sheep's wool or goat hair. The rugs have large geometric motifs in bright colors on a dark brown background; the colors are often described as ng: Carpet cleaning, Dry carpet .

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    The Pazyryk rug is the world’s oldest Oriental rug. The true Oriental rug is a heavy pile-woven carpet that is constructed by hand. Although there doesn’t seem to be any indication of just how long they’ve been around, the oldest Oriental rug found intact is one found in Siberia by a Russian archaeologist in the s. The rug, known as. THE PRACTICAL BOOK OF ORIENTAL RUGS. by Griffin Lewis, Dr G. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Langton, Mary Beach. How to know oriental rugs, a handbook. New York, D. Appleton and Company, (OCoLC) The section on China is excellent - better then his book on Chinese and Exotic Rugs.

A must have for anyone interested in Oriental rugs. The big five are this one, How to Read Islamic Carpets by Walter Denny, Oriental Carpets from the Tents, Cottages and Workshops of Asia by Jon Thompson, Oriental Rugs Today by Emmett Eiland, and Tribal /5(21).

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — 5/5(1). How to know oriental rugs, a handbook by Langton, Mary Beach. Publication date Usage Public Domain Mark Topics bub_upload, Rugs, Oriental Publisher New York: D.

Appleton and Company Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Rare Annex copy 2: Gift of George Morgan. How to know oriental rugs, a handbook, (New York, D. Appleton and Company, ), by Mary Beach Langton (page images at HathiTrust) Art panels from the hand looms of the far Orient.

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