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
 


BACK TO EARLY OTTOMAN AND ANATOLIAN TURKMEN BEYLIKS PERIOD RUGS (XIV-XV CENTURIES)

 

Early pile carpet fragment, Turkey. 1350-1410. Stockholm National Museet, Sweden. RKM 323/1935

 

Size: 42.5 x 26 cm

RKM 323/1935

 

Knots: 28V x 25H, 700 pdm2 (45 psi)

 

image source: Carl Johan Lamm, Carpet Fragments, plate 12, Uddevalla, Sweden, 1985

 

Found in Fostat, Egypt