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 (labeled as "Shirvan" here), Southern Lowland Kuba Region, Azerbaijan.

Lot 102 Shirvan, Caucasus, circa 1890. Even wear, small repilings, overall very good condition.

Sale 49T, November 5th 2007 Nagel Auktionen