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
Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs
Weaving and Finishing Steps
Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
Pinwheel Rug (old name:
Dörd Buynuz-Four Horns)
Kazak Pinwheel Rug (old name: Dörd Buynuz-Four Horns)
Size (ft): 4'11"x6'8"
Area: 3.10 m2
Density: 110 000 knots per square meter
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, wool warps and madder dyed red wefts
Hand knotted in Azerbaijan
Design: The shaded madder red field with diagonal rows of bold shaded indigo hooked swastika / pinwheel-motifs each containing and divided by an ivory rosette, surrounded by paired hooked green stylised horn motifs, in an ivory border of polychrome linked lozenges divided by hooked panels between polychrome zigzag and panelled stripes, outer charcoal-black mill-pattern stripes
Contact us for more information about this rug
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