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
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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs


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Antique Fachralo (original name - Fakhrali, Fakhraly) prayer rug/namazlyg, c1880-90, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd


Sotheby's Fine Oriental and European Carpets

Sale NY7191
lot 185 A Kazak rug, Southwest Caucasus,
New York 4,0006,000 USD Session 1
01 Oct 1998

Lot Sold. Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium: 8,625 USD
A Kazak rug, Southwest Caucasus,
last quarter 19th century
original flatwoven end finishes, partially oxidized browns,
approximately 5 ft. 10 in. by 4 ft. 7 in. (1.78 by 1.40m.)