Antique Bulgarian Pomak Kilim - Handwoven Blanket - 250 cm - 175 cm

Description
Antique Bulgarian Pomak Kilim - Handwoven Blanket - 250 cm - 175 cm
Cotton on cotton - Bulgaria - Early 20th century

Antique Bulgarian Pomak Kilim

Origin: South Bulgaria | Est Greece

Age: 1910's

Material: Warps cotton, wefts hand-spun cotton. 1,85 Kg

Design: Strips

Colours: Plant-based dyes.

Condition: Excellent

Sellers Opinion: Unique handwoven blanket. Was made by the Pomak peoples of Bulgaria. Pomak's are an ethnic group living in South-Bulgaria and East-Greece they make this blankets for own use. This kilim blanket was hand-sewn on the front side of a thicker blanket to adorn the main blanket which was filled with cotton or wool, that's why they are mostly in excellent condition.
The last 8 close-up pictures are made in direct daylight!
Excellent blanket for textile lovers, connoisseurs, collectors and for everyone who want to be.

We send all packets with Deutsche Post DHL!
Our shipping costs are purely online franking prices from DHL!

Lot details
Nr of items
1
Model
Antique Bulgarian Pomak Kilim
Object
Handwoven Blanket
Length
250 cm
Width
175 cm
Material
Cotton on cotton
Country of Origin
Bulgaria
Manufacturing period
Early 20th century
Condition
In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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