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



A beautiful example of an antique Konagkend rug, late 19th century,  Southern Mountainous Kuba or Khyzy Region, North East Azerbaijan

A Shirvan rug Caucasus size approximately 4ft x 6ft 6in
Estimate: $3,000 - 5,000
Bonhams Sale 14743 Lot 9104