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, Southern Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan

Lot 5
Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (small corner gouge, minor end fraying, very small crude repairs), 5 ft. 2 in. x 3 ft. 9 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500
Sold for $1,763

Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2389 - Lot 5
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Antiques & Fine Art