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Oriental Rugs: The Secrets Revealed by: Mark Blackburn
Oriental Rugs: The Secrets Revealed by: Mark Blackburn
 
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Oriental Rugs: The Secrets Revealed by: Mark Blackburn
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Author: Mark Blackburn
Binding: Hard Cover with dust jacket
Copyright: 2007
Pages: 256
Size: 8.75 x 11.25 in.

Product Code: SO-SCH-2007-9780764326417-X2

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Collector Bookstore is a retailer of new books located in Leavenworth, Kansas. We specialize in price guides and reference books for the antiques and collectibles industry.

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Buying an Oriental rug need not be confusing. This book answers the most frequent questions and offers a great introduction to this ancient and continuing weaving tradition. Nearly 900 contemporary rugs are shown and discussed from Tibet, India, China, Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran. Learn their history, production methods, selection guidlines, and tips on care and cleaning. Each rug is described by its origin, size, materials, knot count, dyes, regional makers, and unique characteristics. Guidelines for evaluating the cost of the rugs is provided. With this information in hand, any buyer can approach the rug market confidently, and enjoy the perfect rug.

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