Lipton, Mimi: THE TIGER RUGS OF TIBET. London, 1988. 191 pp. 50 figures, 108 colour plates. Bibliography. 31x24 cm. Cloth.
Owned by the Tibetan elite who used them both to sit on and cover their luggage on long journeys, Tiger Rugs are very rare. Of the 200 or so still in existence, 108 are illustrated in colour, and discussed at length.
Subjects: Textiles Carpets and Rugs
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 321 in printed List 200.
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