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Welsh Wool Blankets

 

Old Welsh Blanket, Narrow Loom NL53

These examples were woven in two strips on a narrow loom and then hand stitched together down the centre 

Usually heavier in weight and often woven in soft, earthen colours, characteristic of authentic vegetable dyes, the narrow loom blankets pre date 1910 and the introduction of the wide loom

A good example of an old Welsh wool narrow loom blanket woven with a cream ground with a chocolate brown plaid design

This is a one off item

183 cm x 211 cm

These are old textiles and we carefully check the condition of each blanket. The blankets are washed in a natural wool wash and treated with our own anti moth and wool tonic, restored when necessary, and only then offered for sale

 

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