Find books about Persian rugs and carpets in our rug book gallery. Read more about rug terms and rug names in The Oriental Rug Lexicon by Peter F. Stone.
Most of the images in the educational rug gallery are published with permission from auction houses, dealers, collectors and museums. The rug images includes both antique rugs and carpets - and common commercial rugs in trade. Age and origin are stated from the source without any adjustment.