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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Caucasian Karabagh Chelebi Rug (also named as Kazak Eagle, Chelaberd or Sunburst Kazak in western rug literature)
Code: KRCHL05
: 265x315
Size (ft): 8'8"x10'4"
Area: 8.34 m2
Density: 170 000 knots per square meter
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, wool warps and cotton wefts

Design: The shaded madder red field with scattered animal and floral motifs around two radiating sunburst medallions enclosing a rosette centrepiece flanked at each end by hooked panels issuing rosettes, in an ivory crab  motif border between blue fielded polychrome flower head minor borders
Handwoven in Azerbaijan

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 (Baku, Azerbaijan) or ra@azerbaijanrugs.com  (San Francisco Bay Area). We will get back to you within 24 hours or less.