About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Shearing,
Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
Our Natural Dyestuffs

Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
 

 

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Antique Caucasian Shirvan rug, Azerbaijan. 19th century


Material Culture Antique Textiles, Carpets and Ethnographic Arts
Featuring : The Bill Liske Collection of Antique
Tibetan Textiles, Carpets and Artifacts
Auction :  May 26, 2012
292. Shirvan Rug; Caucasus, late 19th c, overall low pile; 31 x 53 (94cm x 160cm);