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


Kuba Long Rug, Northeast Caucasus, second half 19th century, (outer guard stripe partially missing from both ends), 8 ft. 3 in. x 3 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $3,000-3,500
Sold for $3,819
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2389 - Lot 9
Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers