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 Karabagh Cloudband rug, dated in a few places: AH 1330 (1911), 1222 (1807), 1123 (1711). Here 1330 (1911) is a plausible weaving date for this rug. 5'2" x 10'10", Azerbaijan. The Cobbs Auctioneers at Historic Noone Falls Mill
50 Jaffrey Road, Peterborough NH