A carpet manufacturer rolls out a finished felt carpet in his workshop in Al-Bab

A carpet manufacturer rolls out a finished felt carpet in his workshop in Al-Bab

A self-manufactured fulling machine at work producing a felt carpet

A self-manufactured fulling machine at work producing a felt carpet

A carpet manufacturer from Al-Bab rolls out a finished felt carpet

A carpet manufacturer from Al-Bab rolls out a finished felt carpet

A self-manufactured fulling machine for the production of felt carpets

A self-manufactured fulling machine for the production of felt carpets

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet in Al-Bab

Preparation of the design of a felt carpet in Al-Bab

An old man from Al-Bab demonstrates how felt carpets were traditionally manufactured by using one´s own foot

An old man from Al-Bab demonstrates how felt carpets were traditionally manufactured by using one´s own foot

A manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A Kurdish woman with a prayer rug made of wool with embroidery

A Kurdish woman with a prayer rug made of wool with embroidery

A wool shop in Aleppo

A wool shop in Aleppo

Martingale made of wool and shells

Martingale made of wool and shells

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility for felt carpets in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility in Al-Bab

A robust 4 cm thick felt carpet made of wool in the manufacturing facility in Al-Bab

Zayzun tributary to Yarmuk river: Women washing wool as preparation for matresses as dowry

Zayzun tributary to Yarmuk river: Women washing wool as preparation for matresses as dowry

The traditional way of filling and weighing the wool, Raʾs al-ʿAyn

The traditional way of filling and weighing the wool, Raʾs al-ʿAyn

A woman showing how to card wool. She is wearing a silk Habari (head scarf)

A woman showing how to card wool. She is wearing a silk Habari (head scarf)

Martingale made of wool and shells

Martingale made of wool and shells

The Last Master of the Saddle Makers

The Last Master of the Saddle Makers

A Bedouin woman is weaving with a horizontal loom

The Art of Syrian Textile Production

A Felt Carpet from al-Bab

A Felt Carpet from al-Bab

From Animals and Plants: Textile Raw Materials

From Animals and Plants: Textile Raw Materials

At that time the Bedouin tent was in the village ad-Duwaym in Nahyat al-Yarabiyya

People of the Desert: Bedouin Clothing

Carpets from Raqqa: A Memory

Carpets from Raqqa: A Memory