Hello and Welcome to the Textile Trunk Over 6 pounds of antique textile heaven! This beautiful textile is an antique hand-woven hemp and wool blanket. This stunning blanket was woven by hand in the Carpathian Mountain Region of Europe about 100-120 years ago. These blankets are rare and wonderful, with a beautiful natural texture and look!This blanket uses a complex weave and is woven using both linen (heavy hemp) and natural wool from goats. The colors are a pale natural hemp off-white, a lovely brown natural wool and gorgeous brick tone of red this blanket is more linen than wool! The ground is a heavy, hand woven hemp! The woven plaid stripes appear on both sides.
This blanket was constructed by first hand weaving the 2 lengths, which were then hand stitched together in a very primitive hand stitched seam down the middle. The ends are hand stitched with a hem. This lovely heavy textile weighs over 6 pounds and has a wonderful natural, heavy & floppy texture! The complex weave is beautiful and incorporates the stripes for a stunning effect! Beautiful and heavy weight gorgeous quality.
It would make a STUNNING throw or small bed cover or could also be used as upholstery, pillow or heavy curtain fabric. A perfect gift for any textile lover and a wonderful textile for any collection! CONDITION : I've freshly laundered this lovely textile and it's ready to use! Lovely condition indeed with a few small holes!
A truly authentic, rustic textile! Beautiful condition for it's age!MEASUREMENTS : This wonderful textile measures about 56 inches wide by 84 inches long. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Home Décor\Afghans & Throw Blankets". The seller is "loodylady" and is located in this country: US.
This item can be shipped worldwide.