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 Chichi Prayer rug, "Syrt Chichi" pattern, 1870-80s, Southern Hillside Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan.

Shirvan prayer rug, Caucasus, circa 1880. Spots of missing pile, selvages very slightly damaged. 205 x 123 cm

Sale 53T, July 14th 2009

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