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Old March 15th, 2012, 07:36 PM   #7
Marvin Amstey
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Fairport, NY
Posts: 34

I'm curious about your statement concerning the rarity of lac-dyed rugs. Is that specific for these 16th c rugs or do you mean all rugs. If the latter, how do you account for the descriptions of lac in many Turkmen pieces? ("many" is relative, of course, but there a quite a few truly antique Turkmens with this description.
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