About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
Our Natural Dyestuffs


Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs


North West Anatolian rugs & kilims from Balikesir Province



Yağcibedir rug, Balikesir Area, Turkey, first half 20th century

General Carpet Auktion

Auction date: Saturday 24. March 2012
Rippon Boswell & Co. International Auctioneers of Rare Carpets & Textiles

Lot: 117
Origin: Nordwestanatolien, Region Bergama
Dimensions: 107 x 78 cm
Age: 1. H. 20. Jh.
Estimate: no reserve