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
 


OTTOMAN CARPETS IN THE XVI - XVII CENTURIES (16-17TH CENTURIES)



 

17th century Turkish carpet, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

 

Dimensions: H. 118 in. (299.7 cm) W. 71 in. (180.3 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1972 Accession Number: 1972.80.10
Provenance: Joseph V. McMullan, New York (by 196572)