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


Antique Baku rug. Afshan design. Late 19th or early 20th century, 150 x 190 cm

Estimate: 4,500 - 6,500 USD
Description: Lot No: 4009 A Kuba Rug Caucasian Circa 1900
Size: 4ft 11in x 6ft 3in

Bonhams & Butterfields
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets, 25 July, 2006
San Francisco and Los Angeles