A Brief History of Carpets and the Carpet Industry

The Ardebil Carpet. Victoria & Albert Museum London
The Pazyryk Carpet
Genghis Khan. Illustration: Fancy Frindle
Illustration: Levantine Heritage Foundation
Cardinal Wolsley
Thomas Whitty. Illustraton: Midweek Herald
Whitty’s Factory in the 1910s. Photo;Midweek Herald
Hand woven Chenille Axminster Loom 1890s. Photo: Bill Draper
The new automatic Gripper Axminster Looms in action in Kidderminster 1890s
Illustration: Graces Guide
Cyril Lord: Photo: MySpace

Playwright, Historian, Biographer & Freelance Writer Living and Working in Shakespeare’s Stratford

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