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
Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs
Weaving and Finishing Steps
Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
A fine Kuba Alpan rose rug, Northern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan.
Zeikhur The selvedges and end finishes have been restored in places, uniformly low pile, some of the corroded black sections have been rewoven, minor repairs.
East Caucasus, Kuba region
195 x 118 cm
Late 19th century
Rippon Boswell, Major Autumn Auction
Auction date: Saturday 05. December 2009 at 03 PM