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 Bordjalou rug, so called "Sewan Kazak" rug, Borchaly / Bordjalou Uyezd

Skinner Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets
Sale 2713B March 22, 2014 Boston
Sewan Kazak Rug, Southwest Caucasus,
early 20th century, the large concentric ivory
and deep green keyhole medallion filled with
geometric and zoomorphic elements upon
a red field, midnight blue main border with
hooked diamond pattern, 8 ft. x 5 ft.