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

 

Christie's Kuba Afshan rug, early 20th century, South-Eastern Hillside Kuba Region, Azerbaijan, 147 x 204cm

Price Realized 1,800 ($3,136)
Sale Information
Sale 4943
Carpets, European Furniture and Objects
21 February 2006
London, South Kensington

Lot Description
A Kuba rug
very slightly corroded black otherwise good pile throughout --204cm. x 147cm.(6ft.8in. x 4ft.10in.)