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, late 19th century, Kuba Region, North East Azerbaijan.

Sale 17871 - Bonhams, Oriental and European Carpets & Rugs, 13 Apr 2010

Lot No: 60
A Kuba rug
East Caucasus,
8 ft 3 in x 3 ft 9 in (252 x 115 cm)

Sold for 3,840 inclusive of Buyer's Premium