Stunning Matyo Wall Hanging/ Runner
Stunning Matyo Wall Hanging/ Runner
Stunning Matyo Wall Hanging/ Runner
Stunning Matyo Wall Hanging/ Runner
Stunning Matyo Wall Hanging/ Runner

Stunning Matyo Wall Hanging/ Runner

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Stunning Matyo Wall Hanging/ Runner
Stunning dowry Matyo embroidered wall hanging. Dating from early 2oth century.

Featuring doves,  hearts and the distinctive Matyo roses. Scalloped edges. Excellent condition, fading as shown.

124 x 46 excluding fringes

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: nyc
Weight: 1kg