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

Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs

 


 

 


Antique Baku or Shirvan rug, EARLY 20TH CENTURY, the camel ground field is adorned with two large rows of diamond patterns and small geometric devices in dusty rose, ivory and charcoal brown. Provenance: The Estate of Robertson Davies CC, Caledon, Ontario. 191 x 129 cm.