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Welsh Wool Blankets

 

Old Welsh Blanket, Narrow Loom NL55

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 stunning example of an old Welsh wool narrow loom blanket woven with a plaid design with cream  ground with crimson red, slate grey, daffodil yellow and forest green overcheck

This is a one off item

178 cm x  226 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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