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 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.