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

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ANTIQUE BAKU KHILA BUTA (BOTEH) RUGS

 


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AH 1335 (1916 AD) dated antique Baku rug in a camel hair ground, "Khila Buta (Boteh)" design, Eastern Azerbaijan

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Antique Baku Chila (Khila) rug, "Khila Buta (Boteh)" design, Eastern Azerbaijan, late 19th century