Antique 7'X7' Bulgarian Thick & Heavy Wool Flokati Rug

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  • Item Category: Textiles, Clothing & Accessories
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 31,2010
  • Channel: Online Auction

Antique 7'X7' Bulgarian Thick & Heavy Wool Flokati Rug

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Up for sale is this amazing creamy light yellow square flokati rug or so called in Bulgarian "Kitenik"
It comes from the Rhodope Mountain in Bulgaria, Eastern Europe - the lands of the Thracians. This place inherits the mysticism and the energy of the ancient times. Many different cultures and ethnics crossed those lands for thousands of years.
This rug was and still can be also used as a blanket. It is all hand made out of raw thick and heavy wool. Each string is long up to 8", which is twice the size of the common Greek flokati rugs or the modern examples This particular rug dates back to the late 1800's or early 1900's. It belongs to a friend of ours, who brought it in US some 30 years ago. He bought it from an old man, who had it since his childhood and was crafted by his mother. Their family possessed at the time over 800 sheep and a huge lot of land. He used to be shepherd most of his life
Measurements: Approx. 7' X 7'; weights: approx. 17 lbs
Condition: Very Good+/Excellent overall; Please, see photos Please e-mail us for additional photos or information that can give you a better idea about this beautiful piece We Will Combine Shipping When Possible For Your Convenience! Local Pickups Are Welcome Click to visit our other auctions! Please, visit our eBay Store ! We will add new listings at least once weekly, so be sure to drop in! You never know what you might find! If you do not agree with any price, let us know your suggestion. We guarantee not to pass up any reasonable offer! Also, if you are not sure about an item, feel free to ask us as many questions, as you want!

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