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, "Khan Kuba" design, first quarter 20th century, North East Azerbaijan

Shirvan, Caucasus, circa 1915. Selvages partially newly overcast, some colours partially oxidised, lower end newly secured, localised wear, fold wear. Overall good condition. 173 x 112 cm

Sale 53T, July 14th 2009

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