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 Prayer Rug (Perpedel, Perepedil, Perpedil)
Code: KUPER03
Size: 110x120cm
Size (ft)
: 3'7"x3'11"
Area: 1.32 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 Woven in Azerbaijan
Design: The ivory field scattered with a variety of mythical animals and geometric motifs around alternating ram's horn motifs flanked by hooked dart (or scissors) motifs, an angled keel-arch above, the spandrels with hooked lozenges, "S" and mill motifs, in a indigo blue kufic border.

Contact us for more information about this rug

The photo shows the actual knot density of this rug. (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.