Travel

Travelling in Iran – Carpet dealers perfume

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y Lars N Nygård, Oslo, Norway – President of the Norwegian Art and Antiquedealers Association – November 2, 2003 Teheran, Bazaar Farsh Yesterday I went with Sadegh to the old carpet bazaar, Bazaar Farsh, down in the old centre of Tehran. Entering this place, which was built by the Bonakdarian family in the sixties, always…

Travelling in Iran – Shiraz

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by Lars N Nygård, Oslo, Norway – President of the Norwegian Art and Antiquedealers Association – October 31, 2003      Nine men seated on a row in a Jumbo Jet. We are on our way from Tehran, bound for the town of Shiraz in the south of Iran. It is 4.30 AM in the end of…

Travelling in Iran – Kerman

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by Lars N Nygård, Oslo, Norway – President of the Norwegian Art and Antiquedealers Association – October 31, 2003 Kerman After only one night in Teheran we were on our way to Kerman, a major city in the south of Iran. The snow-clad mountains surrounding Kerman were just outside the windows of the plane when…