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


Northern Kuba rug, Azerbaijan, 19th century, 152 x 108 cm.

Lot 233
Seichour Rug, Northeast Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (oxidized brown field, some selvage damage), 5 ft. x 3 ft. 7 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200
Sold for $1,007

Skinner Auctioneers and Appraisers, Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sale 2405 - Lot 233