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 Kuba Alpan "vase" rug, late 19th century, Alpan village, Northern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

ALPAN KUBA RUG, Caucasus, late 19th century; 5 feet 2 inche x 3 feet 2 inches *Condition: oxidized browns, restorations
Fine Oriental Carpets & Rug Auction
Auction Date : Apr 22, 2006
Grogan and Company