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This is a Hatchli Bokhara. One of it's features is that it is divided into quadrants each have the same design. One of the designs we see often is the "y" shape pattern as seen in this picture.

This is a Hatchli Bokhara. One of it's features is that it is divided into quadrants each have the same design. One of the designs we see often is the "y" shape pattern as seen in this picture.

Here’s a brief history of Navajo weaving that will help you sort out the most common terms, and give you a head start when you venture out to shop for these fascinating examples of Native American art.

Information about beginning to collect Navajo rugs: early weavings, Chief's blankets, Bosque Redondo, early rugs and

Oriental rugs were made in Asia, Iran, India, Russia, China, Turkey, Pakistan, Nepal, and Turkey. Persian rugs were only made in Iran.

Oriental rugs were made in Asia, Iran, India, Russia, China, Turkey, Pakistan, Nepal, and Turkey. Persian rugs were only made in Iran.

The Buddha Myth--A Skeptic's Guide: WAS BUDDHA A SCYTHIAN?

The oldest known oriental rug in existence is the Pazyryk Rug, which hangs in the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg and dates back to 500 B.

Pazyrk is the oldest known rug, estimated to be made around 1000 B.C.

Pazyrk is the oldest known rug, estimated to be made around 1000 B.

Stain Removal

Moths and carpet beetles are a major concern when found in wool rugs. The damage is done when the moth is in the larvae stage. The larvae feed on protein (wool, silk, animal hair), lay eggs in the rug and the cycle continues.

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