Caucasian rugs

Taking the country on either side of the Caucasus Mountains, for the study of textiles which are strictly speaking Caucasian, we find that the commercialism of the present day has established methods of using the entire output of the looms of the district, and of opening centres for the sale of rugs ancient and modern. […]

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Turkish rugs

With chart in hand we may here review the entire subject and endeavour to use the general considerations as mapped out, in the examination of as many rugs as possible, presenting to ourselves the stereotyped questions about shape, size, possible use, materials, colours, methods of manufacture, style of ornament, and religious significance, that we may […]

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