Mobility, Empire and Cross Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia

28.05.2021: The Mongol Zoominar presents "Textiles and Empire"


The Mongol Zoominar presents:

Textiles and Empire

  • Juliane von Fircks (Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena): Gold Rush – Weaving, Giving and Selling Silks in the Rising Mongol Empire. Places of Production, Patterns of Distribution and Transport Routes in the 13th Century
  • Eiren Shea (Grinnell College): Authenticity and Imitation: The Spread of Gold Thread Making Techniques in the Mongol Period

Friday May 28th, 2021
16:00 (GMT+3)

Further details and link:

Dr. Jonathan Brack (

Dr. Wonhee Cho (