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 Bird rug, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 31
Seichour Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (minor reweaves on ends and edges, even wear, small repiled spots in field), 5 ft. x 3 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2457
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art