NIGHT 391 – THE STORY OF CHOSROE, SHIRIN AND THE FISHERMAN

Knots all knotted up like a knot nest ready for framing for Carpet Pages III: Pixels

26 Oct – 25 Nov 2020

Double Coin knot = Western Han Period (206 BCE-CE)
Flat knot; Button knot = Han Dynasty (206 BCE-CE 220)
Good luck knot or Tassel knot = Northern Zhou Period (CE 557-588)
Buddha knot or Virtue knot = Sui Dynasty (581-618)
Cross knot; Double Connection knot; Round Brocade knot = Tang Dynasty (618-906)
Cloverleaf or Flower knot = Song Dynasty (960-1279)
Pan Chang knot = Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
Plafond (ceiling) knot = Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)
And some modern knots

There are likely more; these are the main ‘famous’ ones included in this piece.

Love to know the other names of these knots from different cultures – please share if you know the names? Or if you know any sailors? Or if you are a sailor? 😉

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