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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Shearing,
Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
 

 

Caucasian Kuba Dragon Sumakh
Code: KUDR01
Size: 140x165cm
Size (ft): 4'7"x5'4"
Area:  2.31 m2
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate rinds, natural colors of brown and white (ivory) sheep wool
Materials: pure wool
Hand Woven in Azerbaijan
Design: The madder red field with a variety of geometric and floral motifs, stylised animals and palmettes around a bold design of interlaced serrated ivory and green panels, each containing similar minor hooked motifs and enclosing large blue hooked stylised palmettes, in a green border of madder red and golden hooked stylized animal motif and ivory rosettes main border between floral minor border and "running dog or water" stripes.

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.