Tekke Carpet

Tekke Carpet

  • G.W.V. Smith Art Museum

Large rectangular carpets are known as "main carpets," and served as the primary floor covering in Turkmen tents. The main…

Talish Carpet

Talish Carpet

  • G.W.V. Smith Art Museum

This long narrow carpet, woven in Northwestern Iran, features a dramatic central field of dark blue that appears to shimmer…