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


Kuba Rug, East Caucasus, south of Kuba region, Azerbaijan, late 19th century, (outer guard stripe mostly missing from both ends, shallow corner gouge, black oxidation), 4 ft. 10 in. x 3 ft. 5 in.

Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2405