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The Sofreh of Kamo

A review of Sofreh made in Kamo, a village in the rural district of Joshagan. Includes historical, geographical background as well as sections on design, symbols and changes in weaving methods.

Tribal and Village Rugs: The Definitive Guide to Design, Pattern & Motif

Drawing on the rich weaving traditions of the Near East and Central Asia, the clearly presented text is divided into six major regional and tribal groupings, covering Anatolian, Baluchi, Caucasian, Kurdish, Persian and Turkmen motifs. These are further subdivided into more precise attributions and motif types, examining the derivations and uses of medallions, field repeats …

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