Explains how to identify an oriental carpet, shows examples of border, universal, geometric, and floral designs and discusses carpet weaving and materialsa history and guide to traditional motifs, patterns, and symbols P. R. J. Ford ... Most fine-weave manufacturing centres Kashan, Qum, Birjand, Nain etc. are capable of producing this sort of item but the vast ... A similar type of merchandise is produced for the tourist trade in Afghanistan. ... Chessboard designs are not only woven in Isfahan: Tibetan weavers, for example, produce much coarser but still quiteanbsp;...
|Title||:||The oriental carpet|
|Author||:||P. R. J. Ford|
|Publisher||:||Gramercy - 1989-08-01|