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 Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran


A Persian Tabriz carpet

An early 20th century Persian Tabriz carpet, the persimmon field with flowerheads interspersed between rows of staggered palmettes within a sand stylized palmette and acanthus leaf border.

$45,000
Size: 12'2" 10'8"
Item No: BB3255
Doris Leslie Blau