About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project
Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan
Shearing, 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, Southern Lowland Kuba Region, possibly Shahnazarli
village, attributed to "Shirvan" here.
Sale 2192 Lot 19
Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, column of four large serrated flowerheads in red, royal blue, ivory, gold, and blue-green on the midnight blue field, multicolored diagonal stripe border, (even wear to center, areas of repiling), 7 ft. 2 in. by 3 ft. 9 in.
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