Antique embroidered cushion cover from the Kalotaszeg region of Transylvania, Romania
Hand embroiiered n cotton on a home loomed hemp fabric
Using the "irasos" technique, the pattern was drawn by a " writing woman, usually there was one in each village and embroidered by another woman. This one is embroidered in Volga cotton ( volga is the name of the yarn factory situated in Sibiu) on a home loomed hemp..
Laundered and in excellent condition, we have replaced the damaged back and added a zip
56 x 43cm, fits with 60 x 40 cm filler