A Large Transylvanian Woollen Blanket c.1950-70

Origin: Transylvanian
Period: Mid 20thC
Provenance: Unknown
Date: 1950-70
Length: 90.5”
Width: 67.75” (7.5 x 5.5 feet)

The dense weave heavy woollen blanket in soft muted colours, having several sections of five inky blue striped horizontal lines, versatile as either a throw or a carpet, and surviving from the third quarter of the twentieth century.

The blanket is in super original order with no tears or rips or signs of infestation with the stitching and colours all in super condition with only the odd loose thread. There is an indistinct maker’s mark to one corner.

Lustrously thick and perfect for the bleak mid-winter.