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

 


 

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