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Beautiful Hungarian Vintage Kalotaszeg hand embroidered red pillow cover

sale

50,00 $

45,00 $

Manufacture date: 1970's

Estimated delivery time: 15-20 days

Measurements: 

22.4" x 14.9"(57 x 38 cm)

Condition: very good condition, slight bleeding of the red thread . Stitches intact.

This is a hand embroidered pillow cover, made from traditional handwoven ,hand embroidered with red detailed traditional motifs.

This style of embroidery comes from Kalotaszeg, a region in Transylvania which was once part Hungary. This area has retained many folk traditions and is famous for, amongst other things its embroidery. The traditional embroidery from this area is called "written" embroidery, the designs were originally drawn in freehand by the writing woman of the area, who were skilled and memorised many designs.

The embroidery was traditionally done on home loomed hemp and in one colour using wool or cotton thread, most commonly red or blue or white.
Beautiful hand embroidered FOLK ART .



4.8

(247 Opinion)

Corey

My item arrived in perfect condition and I am very happy. After some issues with delivery, Hungaryantiques went above and beyond to accommodate and assist me with making sure I got my item and was very prompt with responding as well. Thank you for everything!

2020.11.09

Sarah

Fast delivery well packaged, cannot wait to install. Thank you!

2020.11.09

Sarah

Fast delivery well packaged, cannot wait to install. Thank you!

2020.11.09