Axar.az
UP

Carpet stolen by Armenians will be exhibited in Baku

Home page Culture
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

The Azerbaijani carpet, stolen by Armenians during the Karabakh war and then taken to the United States, will be exhibited in Baku.

Axar.az reports citing to APA Elshad Tahirov, an Azerbaijani man living in Los Angeles, bought the carpet at an auction and sent it to Vusala Mammadova, an employee of Lent.az information agency operating under APA Holding.

The carpet was on sale under the name “An Ancient Armenian-Karabakh Carpet”. The words “Birthday keepsake from mother” in Cyrillic is written on the carpet.

The carpet was presented to the Carpet Museum, where it will be exhibited under the name “A Karabakh-Los Angeles carpet waiting for its owner”.

It was impossible to find the owner of the carpet although the public was informed about it.

Vidadi Muradov, Chairman of the Board of Azerkhalcha OJSC said that the carpet weaved in the mid 20th century belongs to the Zangilan carpet weaving school.

Date
2017.05.05 / 19:44
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Our famous canals can be included in the UNESCO list

Darth Vader actor dies aged 85

Thanksgiving: Millions celebrate in the shadow of coronavirus

Disney to lay off 32,000 workers in the first half of 2021

Travel writer and journalist Jan Morris dies at 94

A great letter from an Azerbaijani writer to Tolstoy

COVID-19 shuts Lenin's Mausoleum indefinitely

Marie Antoinette shoe goes to auction

Scooby-Doo co-creator Ken Spears dies aged 82

Actress Elsa Raven dies

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla