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, late 19th century, Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Sale 2276 Lot 253

Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (areas of wear, small hole and end gouge), 6 ft. 6 in. x 3 ft. 9 in.

Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art