Join us on our kilim auction this wekend MAY 5th at http://www.liveauctioneers.com/catalog/39874_persian-tribal-rugs-kilim-weaver-legends/page1
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
In the past Kilims were considered poor relation of the Oriental knotted carpets by collectors and traders. In last few decades there has been an increasing interest and understanding of these decorative, utilitarian, and collectible objects. Today Kilims captivate audience throughout the western world.
Friday, April 19, 2013
The Kilim maker the craftsman of heritage and love
The word kilim simply means flat woven rug, or rug without a knotted pile. There are many variation of its name in different languages: gilim in Iran, Kelim in Afganestan, Kylym in Ukrine, Palas in Caucasians, Bsath in Syria and Lebenan, Chilim in Romenia, and Kilim again in Turkey, Poland, Hungery, and Serbia. There is striking similarity in design and composition of Kilims produced in different areas due to structural similarity of Kilims.
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