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

Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
 

 

Caucasian Kuba Gollu Chichi Rug, Azerbaijan
Code: KUGC03
Size:
242x305cm
Size (ft):
8' x 10'
Area: 7.38 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
Hand knotted in Azerbaijan
Design: The ivory field with three radiating angular floral medallions surrounded by small floral motifs, in a dark indigo blue kufic border between "running water", "carnation" and other floral minor borders, outer reciprocal skittle-pattern and barber-pole stripes, dated 1431 (2010)
Hand Woven in Azerbaijan

SOLD - can be rewoven within 90 days

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(the photo shows the actual density - 35x60 psd)




 

 

 

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.