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Articles About Rugs & Carpets

Glossary of Rug Terms

At Beckwith Galleries, we want to ensure that you have as much information and knowledge about our products as possible. There are many terms and descriptions used within the trade [...Read More]

Rugs & Carpets: General Information

Hand-knotted Rugs Hand-knotted rugs are the only authentic Oriental rug - contemporary design or traditional. Several other rugs are labeled and marketed as "hand-made" or "hand-tufted", including hooked and needlepoint [...Read More]

A Guide to Rugs & Carpets

Abadeh rugs Made exclusively in the town of Abadeh in Iran, Abadeh or Abaadeh carpets are a type of Persian carpet. The creation process of these rugs have changed over [...Read More]