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Rare Welsh  hand woven three fringed carthen from Penwern Mill, Cribyn just outside Lampeter in Ceredigion.

Woven C1920 in characteristic reverse twill with contrasting stripes of violet, emerald green & rich red against the natural undyed cream. It has a spectacular border along both long fringed sides & criss crossing the warp ends in dark reds and greens  - altogether a real beauty.

A soft 2 ply yarn. Pure wool and   86 x 75 inches

There is a small but well executed darn on one edge  but well matched and not at all obvious,

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Price: £199.00


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