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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Shearing,
Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
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Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
 

 

 

Caucasian Borchaly / Bordjalou Prayer rug
CODE: KZBJP07
Size: 130x160cm
Size (ft): 4'3"x5'2"
Area: 2.08 m2
Density: 118 000 knots per square meter
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins, walnut husks
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, wool warps and madder dyed red wefts
Hand knotted in Azerbaijan
Note: The deep madder red  field containing various Turkic tribal elements around two concentric diamond medallions, the stepped mihrab arch with stylised geometric elements, in a double reciprocal arrowhead border

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.