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
Kuba Khan Konagkend Rug
Size (ft): 3'1"x5'6"
Area: 1.61 m2
Density: 170 000 knots per square meter
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins, dyer's weed (Reseda Luteola L.)
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, wool warps and cotton wefts
Hand Woven in Azerbaijan
Design: The dark indigo blue field with Konagkend design of angular panel vine and scrolling motifs, in an aqua green Kufic main border between reciprocal skittle-pattern stripes and diagonal striped "Pakhlava" (National Azeri layered pastry with walnut filling) motif minor borders and outer barber-pole stripes
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