Pod Blacha Palace, Warzaw
The exhibition of Oriental carpets in the museum at Pod Blacha Palace
in the central Warzaw is worth visiting.
Caucasian Kuba 3q. 19ct.
The palace is situated behind the Royal Castle and the permanent
exhibition includes more than 200 Oriental rugs and carpets.
140 of them Caucasian carpets from the 19th century.
Caucasian Moghan dated 1902
Anatolian, Persian and Turkoman rugs and carpets are also represented.
There are exhibited circa 30 Persian rugs, a few Anatolian rugs and 20
Turkoman rugs and carpets.
Most of the carpets are pile rugs but a few kilims are also exhibited.
Ivan Sønderholm, September 30, 2003