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 rug, late 19th century, Northern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Seichour Rug, Northeast Caucasus, late 19th century, (severely corroded black field, areas of wear, repairs), 4 ft. 10 in. x 3 ft. 3 in.

Lot 1258 in Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets

May 14th, 2005, Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art