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Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Shearing,
Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

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Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

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Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs

 


 

Antique Baku or Shirvan medallion carpet, Southern Lowland Kuba Region, Azerbaijan


Sale 2276 Lot 130

Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (minor end reweave, small areas of repiling), 7 ft. x 4 ft. 10 in.
Estimate $4,000-5,000


December 4, 2004

Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers of Antique and Fine Art