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
Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs
Weaving and Finishing Steps
Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
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Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran
A late 19th century Persian Tabriz antique rug, the sand field with delicate
vinery and rows of brown and sand botehs overall surrounding an
arabesque-formed central light brown medallion containing dense floral
motifs and a petal-formed centerpiece within a light brown palmette and
floral spray border.