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



Early Kuba rug, perhaps mid-19th century or earlier, Southern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

An antique Bidjov long rug, East Caucasus

Enlarge Price Realized (Set Currency) Ј2,640 ($4,612)

Sale Information
Christie's Sale 4948
European furniture, works of arts, tapestries and carpets
28 March 2006
London, South Kensington

Lot Description
An antique Bidjov long rug, East Caucasus
Slightly corroded charcoal-black otherwise good conditon throughout
309cm. x 104cm.(10ft.2in. x 3ft.5in.)