Vale of Conway tapestry.
The most recognisable of all Welsh designs : Caernafon. A reversable double cloth quilt in pure wool. Woven at this old water driven woollen mill in Trefriw , north Wales by John williams.
These distinctive bed covers , mass produced some 30 years later by the industrial mills of The Teifi Valley. were first woven in Wales in the mills of The North.
With significant changes made decade on decade throughout the Twentieth Century.
This beautiful Vale of Conway version is woven using clean 2ply yarn in typical colours of the era. Black ground with Electric Blue & Scarlet. Reversable with a different pattern each side. Finished with a later hand sewn warp end.
Measures 84" x 70" ( 214cm x 180cm)
Highly collectable. Hard wearing & splendid Welsh quilt.
Vale of Conway tapestry TBV01
- Product Code: ITBV01
- Availability: In Stock