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 XVIII CENTURY



 


A KONYA RUG
CENTRAL ANATOLIA, LATE 18TH CENTURY

Price Realized 10,625 ($17,648)
Estimate 6,000 - 8,000 ($9,936 - $13,248)

Sale Information
Christies SALE 1519
ORIENTAL RUGS & CARPETS
8 April 2014
London, King Street

Lot 6
A KONYA RUG
CENTRAL ANATOLIA, LATE 18TH CENTURY
Full pile, corroded dark brown, touches of repiling, one corner partially rewoven
4ft.2in. x 3ft.7in. (126cm. x 108cm.)

Literature
Hali Vol.5 No.1, 1982, p.1