This gorgeous kilim from Black Sea region of Turkey is made with pure hemp. It is an off white natural organic hemp color in varying degrees of off white. It has very faint taupe lines in a horizontal pattern which was another hemp tone.
Pure hemp is cool to the touch and underfoot. This is perfect for warm weather climates. Pure hemp is very dense and heavy.
This one is has a nappy texture in places. It has a symbol also made of hemp. Used to distinguish between one another’s grain sacks.
Actual size is 5’5” x 7’4”
It has been professionally washed, blocked 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...