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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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AH 1327 (1909 AD) dated Derbend prayer rug

Dat. 1327 Hedschra (AD 1909). 132 x 104cm. Zustand C. (Kantenreparaturen, insgesamt dŁnner Flor).

Van Ham Kunstauktionen, 10/2009