Matyo Wall Hanging
Matyo Wall Hanging
Matyo Wall Hanging
Matyo Wall Hanging
Matyo Wall Hanging

Matyo Wall Hanging

£250.00
 
Matyo Wall Hanging

Stunning antique vintage  Matyo hand-embroidered wall hanging. 

Excellent condition

142x43cm plus fringes

Metal hanging loops along top

This Matyo embroidery comes from a small area in Hungary centred around the town Mezokovesd, famous for its folk craft  and in particular embroidery. Traditionally embroidered in silk on a black base. Matyo embroidery is on the UNESCO List of  Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
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For more information and images on Matyo embroidery follow this link

http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/RL/00633

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Product Code: matyo1.d73
Weight: 1kg