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Politically correct carpet. PC in East Germany that is
Berlin - 2014

October 31st 2014
Two days in Berlin - too little but it was all we could take off from work this time Leonard Cohen once wrote the lines "First we take Manhattan then we take Berlin". We took his lyrics literally and, having visited Manhattan earlier this year, we headed off to Berlin for a weekend. We have been to Berlin before[/url ... read more
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16th November 2014

STASI RUG
Here's a tough question for you Ake. Was this carpet hand or machine made? How big was it? My guess is machine made as it would be a nice piece to distribute to every household. If it was handmade it would elevate its value. Either way as a propaganda rug it is a fascinating piece.
17th November 2014

Hand made or not? The size?
I don't remember the size but I can make a fairly good estimate. It was probably over a meter long but not much. I have no idea if it was hand made or not. My guess is also machine made. /Ake

Tot: 0.057s; Tpl: 0.025s; cc: 6; qc: 6; dbt: 0.0038s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 3; ; mem: 1.2mb