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.
A brief overview of the origin and development of rugs and carpets from the earliest times to the present.
A guide to techniques of wool processing and weaving basic to rug production.
Considerations of style, quality, age and price before beginning to look for a rug.
The most frequently asked questions and concerns that rug-buyers have.
A survey of the various designs and styles of Oriental rug production.
Useful advice of the care, cleaning, and protection of your rugs.
An introduction to collecting antique and historic carpets as works of art.
Alphabetized definitions of rug types, techniques, styles, and Terminologies in alphabetical order.