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

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Caucasian Karabagh Verni (Verneh) Flatweave
Code: KRVR02
: 185x320cm
Size (ft): 6'0"x10'5"
Area: 5.92 m2
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool

Design: The madder red field scattered with various animal and tribal motifs around four columns of alternating indigo and ivory "Z" dragon motifs containing polychrome "Z" motifs, in a narrow reciprocal skittle-pattern border between polychrome barber-pole stripes
Handwoven in Azerbaijan

Contact us for more information about this rug

Backside of the flatweave

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.