Guide to Antique Rugs and Oriental Carpets

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Antique Oriental Rugs Guide: After thirty years in the business of selling and buying antique rugs and carpets, Nazmiyal is committed to the principle that the best customer is an informed customer. In keeping with this we have developed an online guide to antique carpets and carpets that strives to put a wealth of information at the disposal of our clients. Whether you are a designer, a collector, or a private client looking to furnish your home, the guide can supply you with a range of information that will facilitate your quest for the right rug and your ability to judge its quality and value for yourself.

Guide to Antique Rugs

1. History of the Antique Oriental Rug / Carpet

History of the Oriental Rug / Carpet

A brief overview of the origin and development of rugs and carpets from the earliest times to the present.

Guide to Antique Rugs

2. How Oriental Rugs / Carpets are Made

How Oriental Rugs / Carpets are Made

A guide to techniques of wool processing and weaving basic to rug production.

Guide to Antique Rugs

3. Criteria for Buying Rugs / Carpets

Criteria for Buying Rugs / Carpets

Considerations of style, quality, age and price before beginning to look for a rug.

Guide to Antique Rugs

4. All the Questions You May Have

All the Questions You May Have

The most frequently asked questions and concerns that rug-buyers have.

Guide to Antique Rugs

5. Rugs & Carpets Grouped by Design & Style

Geographic Rug and Carpet Groups

A survey of the various designs and styles of Oriental rug production.

Guide to Antique Rugs

6. How to Maintain Your Rugs / Carpets

How to Maintain Your Rugs / Carpets

Useful advice of the care, cleaning, and protection of your rugs.

Guide to Antique Rugs

7. Glossary of Oriental Rugs / Carpets

Collectors Guide to Rugs / Carpets

An introduction to collecting antique and historic carpets as works of art.

Guide to Antique Rugs

8. Glossary of Oriental Rugs / Carpets

Glossary

Alphabetized definitions of rug types, techniques, styles, and Terminologies in alphabetical order.