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

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
 


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Holbein carpet, XV-XVI centuries, Western Anatolia, Ottoman Empire. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Islamisches Museum, Berlin








Madonna with Sts John the Baptist and Donatus
1475-83
Wood, 189 x 191 cm
Duomo, Pistoia

by VERROCCHIO, Andrea del (b. 1435, Firenze, d. 1488, Venezia)