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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'Bellini' carpet, XVII century, Western Anatolia, Ottoman Empire. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (inv. no 22.100.89)
Object Name: Carpet Date: 17th
century Geography: Turkey Culture: Islamic Medium: Wool (warp, weft and
pile); symmetrically knotted pile Dimensions: H. 69 in. (175.26 cm) W. 53
in. (134.62 cm) Classification: Textiles-Rugs Credit Line: The James F.
Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922 Accession Number: