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Old April 10th, 2018, 02:19 PM   #1
Eric-Zwicky
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Hi all,

I'm getting ready to buy the Schurmann "Caucasian Rugs" book that I've wanted since the '80s. Are there any similar "classic" texts on Turkmen weavings?

Also, along those lines, do you like Jeff Boucher's "Balouchi Woven Treasures"?

Thanks in advance,

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Old April 10th, 2018, 05:35 PM   #2
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Hi Eric

http://www.turkotek.com/salon_00019/salon.html

Not up to the minute, but a very good place to start. I'm pretty sure it has the answers to all three of your questions.

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Old April 10th, 2018, 09:05 PM   #3
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Hi Eric,

There's also a more recent Turkotek discussion of rug books here: http://www.turkotek.com/VB37/showthread.php?t=4242

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