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


Ian Bennett's Oriental Rugs Volume I, plate 433

A handsome long rug with a pleasing use of green. This particular shade seems to appear in a particular group of east Caucasian rugs, although its attribution to a particular region or tribe remains unproven. Probably late 19th century. 352 x 125 cm