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 rug, late 19th century, Southern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

2017 Akstafa, Caucasus, circa 1870. Black partially oxidised, selvages newly overcast, damaged, repaired. 122 x 100 cm

Sale 53T, July 14th 2009
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