Sites with educational content about tribal antique rugs and other textiles of interest to collectors fall within this category. Textiles other than rugs include garments, utilitarian objects (containers, for example) and trappings of various kinds.
Marla Mallett: Textiles and Tribal Oriental Rugs
Information on textile structure by a leading authority, with an ongoing on-line revision of her book. Includes rugs and textiles offered for sale.
TurkoTek
Site for collectors of textiles, especially tribal weaving from central and western Asia. Active moderated discussion boards.
Atlas Kilim Berbere
Bilingual (French and English) site devoted to Moroccan textiles.
Berber-Arts Blazek
Gallery of mostly Berber carpets (with a focus on Beni Ouarain) and some other tribal artifacts. Many good images.
Gail Martin Gallery
Ancient, antique and ethnographic textiles; modern and contemporary fiber arts.
Herat Ltd.
Old tribal weaving, with a nice introduction to the subject for beginners.
Joshua Baer and Company
Information and sales of Navajo blankets and rugs, Spanish colonial furniture and American Indian art.
Milton Cater Oriental Carpets
A commercial site with a philosophical attitude. Includes a selection of worn rugs ("Noble Ruins") and a free online newsletter.
Nagel Auktionen GmbH & Co. KG
Nagels holds several rug sales each year, with illustrated catalogues.
The Nomads Tent
Edinburgh dealer site, with brief articles and book reviews.
Oriental Rug Repair Co.
Repair, cleaning and appraisal of Navajo and Oriental rugs.
Seeing Is Dreaming
Some nice essays on cultural significance and history of rug weaving, especially in Turkey.
Sun Bow Trading Company
A colorful American dealer in tribal rugs and textiles.
Thanakra
Paris dealer specializing in Moroccan textiles, with nice travel photos and periodic exhibitions.
Thomas Cole Antique Rugs and Textiles
Antique tribal and central Asian rugs, embroideries and other textile art.
The Tribal Eye
Peter Davies' site on tribal textiles.
Turkmen Main Carpets
About a CD-ROM featuring main carpets of the Turkmen.
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