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Antique Dowry piece from Transylvania

Antique Dowry piece from Transylvania
Antique Dowry piece from Transylvania Antique Dowry piece from Transylvania Antique Dowry piece from Transylvania Antique Dowry piece from Transylvania
Antique embroidered piece from Transylvania.  This was painstakingy embroidered as a dowry piece, it would have been used to decorate the decorative bed in the traditional best room ( for more information on this tradition see here  ). 

This pieces dates from early 20th century. Overall ecellent condition. There is a rust mark as shown and another slight discolouration.

186x 65cm ( 180x59cm with lace not included in the measurement).  The top edge is free of embroidery and lace ( it would have been hidden from view. The lace was prbably added at a later date

Please email textiles@parna.co.uk for furher information
 
price: £85.00
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