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Learning What Is A Rug - Nazmiyal

What is a rug?

Answering the age old question of what is a rug What defines something as being a rug? Sometimes, we take things for granted. The other day someone asked us to explain to them what is a rug. So we figured we would share this basic information with you. In it’s most basic definition, a rug […]

Large Moroccan Rugs - Nazmiyal

Large Moroccan Rugs

Large Moroccan Rugs – Let The Games Begin! View Our Entire Collection of Moroccan Rugs and Carpets Large Moroccan Rugs – Antique carpets come in a very wide range of styles. Ranging from the more classically composed Persian rugs, which may feature central medallions and ornate scroll-work; to the more abstract, mid-century modern rugs of Scandinavia, which […]

Antique Oriental Persian Carpets History - Nazmiyal

Antique Oriental Persian Carpets History

History Of Antique Oriental Persian Carpets Click To View our entire collection of Antique Persian Rugs Antique Oriental Persian Carpets History – The weaving of Persian rugs probably began in the ancient Persian Empire of Cyrus and Darius the Great. While no extant rugs of this early period have been found in Persia itself, they have […]

Viking ship With Vintage Swedish Rya Rugs - Nazmiyal

Vintage Swedish Rya Rugs and Scandinavian Carpet History

History of Scandinavian Carpets and Vintage Swedish Rya Rugs Vintage Swedish Rya Rugs and Scandinavian Carpet History – The weavers of Scandinavian rugs and carpets were influenced by carpet weavers in Anatolia and Asia Minor though international trade routes. Between the 9th and 10th centuries, paths were established linking the Varangians or Vikings with the Greek speaking Byzantines in Constantinople. By the year 800, the Byzantines had […]

Antique Tapestry Rugs by nazmiyal

Antique Tapestry Rugs

Introduction to the world of antique tapestry rugs What are antique tapestry rugs? Antique tapestry rugs are highly treasured pieces of textile art that have been created since the beginning of the art of weaving. They are regarded as a prestige item to own and to use in the adornment of any room. The richness […]