Definition of Aubusson in English:


Line breaks: Au¦bus|son
Pronunciation: /ˈəʊbjʊsɒn
, -sɒ̃/


A fine tapestry or carpet made at Aubusson, a town in central France, especially one from the late 18th century.
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  • I'm not sure exactly how old this rug is, but I've seen Aubussons of this era sell on EBay for 25-75 thousand dollars.

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