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



1870's Baku Soumak rug, "Ancient Genje" design, Eastern Azerbaijan

Sumakh, Caucasus, circa 1870. Lot 39. Est: 15-18,000
Spring sale on 23 March 2006, held in the Palazzo Busca at 71 Corso Magenta
Finarte Casa d'Aste