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



back to antique Kuba Perepedil rugs


Antique Kuba Perpedil (Pirebedil) Prayer rug (Namazliq or Namazlyg), circa 1870, 120 x 154 cm

An octagonal medallion flanked by "ram's horn" and stylized bird motifs in navy and aqua blue, red on the blue grape leaf motif border