This kilim from Black Sea region of Turkey is made with pure organic off-white hemp dyed in slate gray or greenish -gray with varying degrees of intensity giving it a nearly tye-dye look. Very nice binding on each side border. A few hand sewn patches. Pretty and clean.
Pure hemp is cool to the touch and underfoot and is a great choice in warmer climates.
Actual size is 6’9” x 8’3”
It has been professionally washed, blocked, starched and restored.
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*Part of the beauty of these pieces is in their authenticity. They are not perfect in their shape or edges. They often have patches done by the weavers which we leave as it adds to the story of the rug. Some of them have apricot stains as they were grain sacks originally used to carry the fruit from orchard to home. This look is not for everybody. It will appeal to people who appreciate authenticity, imperfection or wabi sabi...