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How do I go about appraising this stitched tapestry from Srinagar?

A friend of mine was in Srinagar in the 60s, and bought a small tapestry with Arabic writing on it. How do we go about getting it appraised? What does the writing on it say? [more inside]
posted by yoz420 on Jul 19, 2013 - 14 answers

Info and value on a Peruvian tapestry?

Artfilter: What can you tell me about this handmade Peruvian weaving/tapestry? [more inside]
posted by eggman on Apr 17, 2012 - 6 answers

How do you hang things without leaving a mark?

How do I hang things on the walls of my apartment without making holes/leaving marks? [more inside]
posted by zardoz on Jul 7, 2010 - 23 answers

Help me identify this large Asian tapestry

Help me identify this large Asian tapestry. It's 128 inches long and 75 inches wide, and belonged to my great-grandmother (who lived in Germany, if that helps) so must be at least 100 years old. Any information you can glean from the linked pictures would be really helpful -- what language is the writing? What might this thing be?
posted by plantbot on May 25, 2010 - 11 answers

What's the hot Java web framework?

I'm starting a new project at work rewriting a web application from scratch. We want to rewrite it in Java for a number of reasons that aren't really important. I've spent the last few months off and on researching web frameworks, but I haven't got a really good handle on how the web-development community feels about them. Help me choose! [more inside]
posted by Plutor on May 5, 2008 - 7 answers

secret to getting "OLD" out of fabric

Getting "OLD" moist smell out of fabric? [more inside]
posted by Pressed Rat on Oct 22, 2007 - 4 answers

Arabic tapestry?

What does the writing on this tapestry mean? It looks like Arabic, but I'm not sure. [more inside]
posted by nervestaple on Dec 21, 2006 - 11 answers

Bayeux Tapestry Resources

I am looking for either books or online resources for Bayeux Tapestry - - style illustrations (or any other book/site that depicts depict medieval life.) So far, the illustrations on the web are of relatively small size or poor quality.
posted by turbanhead on Dec 10, 2004 - 4 answers

Hanging a Tapestry

I have an 8-foor-square tapestry. Unfortunately, it has no loops or hooks so I have no idea how to hang it from the wall. Any suggestions? (more inside) [more inside]
posted by XQUZYPHYR on Oct 31, 2004 - 7 answers

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