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 carpet, Southern Lownland Kuba Region, Shahnazarli-Karagashli Area, Azerbaijan

Lot 262
Karagashli-Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, third quarter 19th century, (small areas of wear and flat-stitch restoration, slight end fraying), 5 ft. 9 in. x. 3 ft. 8 in.


Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers of Antique and Fine Art

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2389 - Lot 262