This gorgeous kilim from Black Sea region of Turkey is made with pure organic hemp overdyed in slate gray in various shades and intensities throughout giving a nearly tie-dye effect. There are many hand sewn patches and the sides are roughly hand bound and patched. Great vintage piece.
Pure hemp is cool and soft to the touch and Circa 1970’s
Actual size is 5’2” x 9’10”
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 often used to carry the fruit from orchard to home.This look is not for everybody. It will appeal to people who appreciate imperfection or wabi sabi...