About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

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


Caucasian Kuba Perepedil Rug (also Perpedel, Perepedil, Perpedil)
Size: 100x148cm
Size (ft): 3'4"x4'10"
Area: 1.48 m2
Density: 170 000 knots per square meter
: 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 scattered minor flowerheads and stylised motifs around a column of rams' horn and angular panels containing minor motifs flanked by similar designs on either side below an ivory mihrab arch with stylised floral motifs, in a crab motif main border between pakhlava nakhysh motif minor 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.