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
Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs
Weaving and Finishing Steps
Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
OTTOMAN CARPETS IN THE XVI - XVII CENTURIES (16-17TH CENTURIES)
A fragment of a 17th-century Anatolian rug, Turk ve Islam Eserleri Museum in Istanbul, via Hali spring 2007
This is an unusual large fragment of a 17th century central Anatolian rug
from the astonishing collection of theTiirk ve Islam Eserleri Museum in
Istanbul. The rug has just been conserved in preparation for theTIEM's
special exhibition for ICOC XI.