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 Haji Jalili Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran, 4' x 5'6"
Emulating the rugs of the renowned Hadji Jallili workshop, this handsome
piece features a similar restrained palette of well-chosen colors and
sophisticated pattern language. A fine weave, sumptuous wool and outstanding
condition for its age are its refined credentials.