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 or Shirvan rug, early 20th century, North East Azerbaijan

Shirvan, Caucasus, circa 1900. Property of an old West German private collection. According to the consignor purchased 1976 at "Peti AG", Zurich. - Overall very good condition. 217 x 131 cm