About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Shearing,
Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
Our Natural Dyestuffs

Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs

 

Bukowskis Antique Kuba or Shirvan Namazlyg Prayer rug with Afshan guls 105 x 128 cm.
Evenly worn, dirty, insignificant repairs. The sides have folding wear and minor damages, one end is later.

ANTIK SHIRVAN. Blå botten med polykrom bönenisch, blommor och S. Benvit huvudbård med s.k. vinglasmönster. 128 x 105 cm. Jämnt slitage, smutsig, obetydliga lagningar. Långsidorna med trampveck och smärre skador, en kortsida senare.