Basel: Jürg Rageth and Freunde des Orientteppichs, Basel, 2016.
888 pp. 128 color plates 1500 black and white 5 maps. 12 x 9.25 oblong Hardback in dustjacket in New condition. Item #BOOKS010040I
Large 2 volume set. "An interdisciplinary study including radiocarbon dating, dye and mordant tests, and technical analyses as well as historical and art historical sources." -Publisher
-Detailed discussion of the origin and development of Turkmen carpet designs from the 2nd millennium B.C. to the 17th century A.D.
-16 tables with the results of 126 radiocarbon datings, 230 dye tests, and 60 mordant tests.
-One of 300 English language copies. Will require additional shipping outside of the US.