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 rug, North East Azerbaijan.
Note the swastika motif on the right top part of the central field.

Sale 117 Lot 606

KUBA RUG, Caucasus, circa 1900
6 feet 5 inches x 3 feet 7 inches
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Grogan and Company.