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
Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs
Weaving and Finishing Steps
Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
AH 1323 (1905 AD) dated Kuba "Zejwa" rug, Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan, 308 X 123 cm
central field comprises a vertical row of five sunburst medallions in
alternating colours. Hook-embellished hexagons with projections on either
side form the inside designs of these medallions. The entire space in
between is filled with minor ornaments like cross-hooks, octagons, hexagon
and squares, diamonds, animals etc. According to L. Kerimov, this complex
medallion (gol) is characteristic of Alikhanly.