About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

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


Back to "Antique Rugs & Textiles" Main page


Antique Serab rug in a camel ground

Code: SRB01

Age: circa 1910

: 110x167cm

Size (ft): 3'7"x5'5"

Structure: wool pile, ivory wool warps and ivory wool wefts.

Knots: Gördes (Turkish, symmetrical)

Condition: very good, full file, good colors, excellent condition

Design: The rug was woven in the village of Serab, located in the Sabalan mountain range near Heriz in Iranian Azerbaijan.

This undyed camel beige antique Serab rug demonstrates various geometric and floral motifs with a glowing palette of sumptuous colors. The ivory ground main border with assorted tribal motifs is surrended by a blue ground trefoil motif border. A serrated diamond medallion containing a cross shaped centrepiece with flower head motifs is situated at the centre of a keyhole outlined field. The boteh motifs in the spandrels are stylized in a folkloric artistry manner.

Contact us for more information about this rug











Contact us for more information about this rug


For more information about the above rug or to place an order please email vd@azerbaijanrugs.com
We will get back to you within 24 hours or less.