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

back to "Early Karabagh rugs and carpets" main page


Ulrich Schurman “Caucasian Rugs”, plate 63,  late 18th century Karabagh rug (Khanate period), the rug was seen at Rippon Boswell A75 Major Spring Auction on Saturday, 29th May 2010, lot 84. sold for $21 015. Previously published in Eberhart Herrmann's "Asiatische Teppich Und Textilkunst". Band 1. Munchen 1989