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

£85.00
 
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

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Weight 0.5kg