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

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Antique Shahsavan rug fragment, 19th century, North West Iran, Azerbaijan.private collection

Shahsavan rug, late 19th century, Moghan Region. Palais Dorotheum, Lot 22, 09.2012

Antique Shahsavan rug fragment, 19th century, Moghan Region, Azerbaijan. private collection

Antique Shahsavan rug fragment with star motifs, 19th century, Azerbaijan

Antique Shahsavan rug, Moghan Region

Antique Shahsavan rug, Sarab district, Iranian Azerbaijan