Rug auctions are no place to find legitimate bargains

Wyman, Lissa
November 2010
Furniture/Today;11/8/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p18
Trade Publication
In this article the author discusses aspects of the rug auction in which retailers and consumers are made to believe that they get a bargain of rugs with heirloom value.


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