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Crime Scene Carpet


In 1904, Wilhelm von Bode laid the foundation stone for the Berlin carpet collection with 21 carpets. The collection was sustainably expanded and is today one of the most important and oldest collections worldwide. How are centuries-old carpets and textiles restored? The museum's restorers give a unique insight into their exciting day-to-day work.