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The Moth Market got underway at 12
o'clock sharp, with many treasures offered for sale or trade.
After a picnic lunch and the usual friendly
social gathering, our annual Show & Tell commenced. This year we
held it outside in celebration of the perfect weather. Here are
a few selections from the several dozen pieces we enjoyed
Resident artist Tom Stocker added his own
brand of creative rug art.
Ed Berkhoff offered a Baluch prayer rug...
...and an unusual Baluch khorjin face
followed, presented by Mark Hopkins with an assist from Mitch
A Melas rug from Anatolia was shown by Wayne
...followed by Ralph Bradburd's Turkmen
piece, which apparently had Mark Hopkins squirming to remember
A blaze of colorful suzani embroideries from
...was followed by Ron Newburgh's striking
Kurdish khorjin faces....
...and yet another Baluch rug.
Yon Bard shared
some very special Turkmen pieces...
...and as a
finale, Thomas Mond presented a new discovery from a monastery