Yorke Antique Textiles

A collection of antique and vintage textiles from around the world

Textile Dealers
Articles of Textile Regions Textile Informational Sites

Textile Dealers

Textile Institutions: United States and Canada

Allentown Art Museum Allentown, Pennsylvania, U.S.

"Beginning in 1974 with a gift from Kate Fowler Merle-Smith, the Allentown Art Museum has amassed one of the best collections of textiles in the United States. This tour offers woven and embroidered textiles from very different cultures in Europe, Asia and Africa all in close proximity to the Mediterranean Sea. These exquisite examples are associated with marriage and homemaking."

Textile Institutions: Latin America

Museo Arqueologico de Santiago Santiago, Chile

This museum is being reconstructed, with an re-opening date of 2005. The museum contains 3,300 objects, including textile, from Chile's preColumbian and more recent past.

Textile Institutions: Europe

Textile Institutions: Asia

Textile Institutions: Other

Articles of Textile Regions

Indistudio : Textile Culture of India

Covers many of the textile regions from India.

Textile Informational Sites

A Disappearing Art Form

Good, short textile article involving the Minority tribes of China.