Weaving Art Museum has History of Carpets

The Weaving Art Museum, which features exhibitions of historic carpets, has a website with a wealth of information on the weaving of carpets throughout history with an emphasis on those of the Middle East.

Current exhibits online include:

  • Wealth of Kings: Masterpiece Persian Carpets
  • Turkmen Trappings: Ancient Carpet Fragments
  • Archaeology and Anatolian: Slit-Tapestry Weaving
  • Asute: Unknown Shawls of Egypt