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 Important Antique Heriz Rugs



Antique Azerbaijan carpet, published by Bausback in 1983 (59) and again in 2000 (91) has a date read as 1740 and a Karabag attribution

Information and picture courtesy: John Taylor, rugtracker.com