About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

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


Back to "Antique Rugs & Textiles" Main page


Antique Khamseh Baharlu Bird rug

Code: KHMMRG01

Age: late 19th century

: 123x208cm

Size (ft): 4'0"x6'9"

Structure: wool pile, brown wool warps and dark red wool wefts

Knots: Gördes (Turkish, symmetrical)

Description: This Khamseh Confederacy rug with an extraordinarily fine craftsmanship and unique artistry shows a myriad of pecking chickens and stylized small boteh motifs in a dark blue central field. Woven by Baharlu or Arab tribe. Preserved in a very good condition; original sides. Rare natural dyes.

Contact us for more information about this rug



Contact us for more information about this rug


For more information about the above rug or to place an order please email vd@azerbaijanrugs.com
We will get back to you within 24 hours or less.