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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
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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs

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Early Kuba or Karabagh dragon carpet, late 18th century, late Khanates Period, Azerbaijan. Dimensions: H: 114 3/4 in. (291.47 cm) W: 71 in. (180.34 cm).  Wool. Metropolitan Museum of Art. Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1971. Accession Number 1971.263.6