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, Northern Kuba Region, Azerbaijan. The rug is mistakenly attributed to Shirvan, Bidjov here.

Skinner's Sale 2362 Lot 260

Bidjov Rug, Northeast Caucasus, second half 19th century, (small rewoven areas, corroded black field), 6 ft. 5 in. x 3 ft. 10 in.