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The Best Exotic Waziri Shawl!

So much joy to be found in Art!!

I have called it the ‘best’ – because it is the best that I have ever seen. 52 more words


Embroidered Door Curtains of Morocco

Moroccan Door Curtains of the 19th Century – Art in daily living!

Until an hour ago, I did not know such things existed! And to think that some of the ones below are priced more than US$10,000! 30 more words

Textile Art

Jain Chopat from the National Museum - Cultural Background of the Art

A fantastic post on the Jain Chaupat – explaining the cultural significance of the textile.

Click Here to read it.


Oct 2015

Culture Kaleidoscope

Prominant Positions - Chinese Rank Badges

-Daniela Bazzini, AAA

Working in the appraisal business, we often have the pleasure of inspecting, researching, and valuing pieces of history. One such object that we have come across in the homes of several clients is the Chinese rank badge. 541 more words

Antiques & Decorative Art

Buona Fortuny

Hello from your intermittent blogger! I am still in self imposed heavy editing mode.┬áBut that doesn’t mean I don’t stop to smell the roses…or gardenias…and enjoy my favorite pieces. 299 more words

Antique Fabric