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 Khyzy rug, early 20th century, Fyndyghan village, Khyzy-Bermek Region, (south of historical Shabran, north west of Baku, south of Kuba, north of Shamakhi), Azerbaijan

Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, late 19th century, 6 ft. 8 in. x 4 ft. 3 in.
Lot 1071 in Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets
May 14th, 2005
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art