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 Rug, Northeast Caucasus, Azerbaijan, last quarter 19th century, (moth damage, small holes, end wear, reovercast), 7 ft. 8 in. x 3 ft. 8 in.
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets,
Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers