About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Shearing,
Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
Our Natural Dyestuffs

Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

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Price Realized 1,750 ($2,963)

Sale Information
Christies SALE 7616
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
10 October 2008
London, King Street

Lot Description
A WEST ANATOLIAN RUG
BERGAMA DISTRICT, 18TH CENTURY
Areas of wear and tear, some losses and scattered repairs, corroded black, selvages and ends frayed
10ft.4in. x 6ft.3in. (314cm. x 191cm.)