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 finely-woven late 19th century Persian Tabriz antique rug, the brick red
field with a dense design of scattered floral motifs around a central
stepped sand medallion with floral motifs and a brick and taupe centerpiece,
with similar spandrels within a brown floral border.