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

 


back to Important Antique Heriz Rugs

 

 

Antique Heriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran.


A LARGE HERIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900

Price Realized $66,778


Sale Information
Christies SALE 7988
ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS
4 October 2011
London, King Street

Lot Description
A LARGE HERIZ CARPET
NORTH WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900
Full pile with some areas of uneven wear, a few small areas of repiling and a few small repairs, a couple of spot stains, selvages partly overbound and frayed in a couple of places, ends secured
20ft.3in. x 13ft.3in. (616cm. x 403cm.)