Oriental Persian Rug

oriental persian rug
    persian rug
  • The Persian carpet (Pahlavi bobNouri-Zadeh, Sh., Persian Carpet; The Beautiful Picture of Art in History Persian fars ???, meaning "to spread" and qali)Savory, R., Carptes,(Encyclopaedia Iranica); accessed January 30, 2007. is an essential part of Persian art and culture.
  • (Persian rugs) have intricate all-over patterns, mainly floral, but sometimes including animal or human figures, often with a central medallion. Colours include soft pastels and muted reds, browns, and blues. The rugs are fringed at both ends.
  • the nickname given to the two-hundred and the five-hundred dollar revenue stamps of 1871, known for their colorful and intricately engraved artwork resembling a Persian rug.
  • A person of Far Eastern descent
  • denoting or characteristic of countries of Asia; "oriental civilization"
  • a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
  • The Oriental Shorthair is a breed of cat. This cat combines the Siamese body with a diversity of colorings and patterns.
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How To Identify Persian Rugs And Other Oriental Rugs
How To Identify Persian Rugs And Other Oriental Rugs
This classic, historical book provides instruction on the facts necessary to enable the reader to identify any typical specimen of the better known classes of Oriental rugs. It gives diverse direction on classification with regard to their type, their age and their value. Despite its age this book contains much information that is still practical and useful today. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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Antique Shiraz Persian Rug - Iran
Antique Shiraz Persian Rug - Iran
This is my most favorite of all my oriental and persian rugs. The picture does not do the colors justice. It is so vivid in color. Made in Iran. Province - Fars. Almost 100 year old Persian Rug. Hand Knotted.
Night Scene of Oriental Pearl Tower at Shanghai
Night Scene of Oriental Pearl Tower at Shanghai
Canon A520 1/8s | f/2.6 | ISO Auto | 5.8mm Night Snapshot The Oriental Pearl Tower is located at the tip of Lujiazui in the Pudong district, by the side of Huangpu River, opposite The Bund of Shanghai.

oriental persian rug
oriental persian rug
Starting To Collect  Antique Oriental Rugs (Starting to Collect Series)
Continuing the readable, informative and helpful series 'Starting to Collect', this volume investigates one of the most thorny of collecting fields - antique oriental rugs. Novice collectors are in good hands here, for the author takes them through the initial problembatical areas - where to buy, what to look for, care and restoration, before turning his attention to the materials and techniques, dyes and designs, involved in the manufacture of rugs. In subsequent chapters on the output of different rug-producing locations, Dr. Eiland considers these area by area, so that, for instance, Persian rugs are discussed under eighteen area subheadings, including the Aegean region, Grdes, and the Anatolian coast. Within each chapter he considers the typical structure, size, designs and colours found in the area, together with any other significant features which will aid the new collector in identification. The body of the book presents and illustrates rugs from Persia, Turkey, the Caucasus, Afghanistan,

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