4' 8” x 7’ 10” A vintage Bessarabian kilim with a single flower bouquet in the field and variations of flower designs in the four corners. The field color is a combination of abrash black and brown with a border in cream color. The word "abrash" refers to the natural variation in colors that happen over time due to the use of natural organic dyes and the wool dyeing process.
- Dimensions: 4' 8” x 7’ 10”
- Date of Manufacture: 2nd Quarter of the 1900s
- Place of Origin: Turkey
- Material: Wool pile on a cotton foundation with natural vegetable dyes
- Condition: Wear consistent with age and use