• Flat-woven Rugs & Carpets
  • Braided, Shirred, & Hooked Rugs
  • Pile Rugs & Carpets
Pictures show floor coverings that include oriental carpets, kilims, Aubussons, and industrial broadlooms. Subjects are organized by construction method, and represent a variety of periods and styles. Terms and techniques used in the captions are explained in the glossary. To view all the pictures in this chapter visit