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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

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Date: late 14th–mid-15th century
Geography: Egypt
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Wool; appliqued and embroidered
Classification: Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1972 Accession Number: 1972.120.2
This artwork is not on display
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

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