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, so called "Lesghi Star" design, early 20th century, Devechi Shabran District, North East Azerbaijan.

Um 1900. 181 × 123 cm. Vier typische getreppte Lesghi-Sterne, Kufibordüre. Zustand C. (gleichmäßig dünner Flor, Reparaturen, untere Kante beschädigt).
Condition: C, allover low pile, repairs, one end damaged.

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