Maes Y Felin
Woven at Maes Y Felin , Drefach , Llanybydder at the turn of the last century. A utilitarian bedcover in plain undyed wool. A blend of cream & chocolate wool ( Black Welsh Mountain or Jacobs) The colour of hessian sacks. With a bright contrasting wide border on all four sides in Apple Green & Solid Chocolate. A bold border design emphasing the herringbone twill & creating a Dogs tooth check at each corner where the pattern overchecks. In pristine condition. It feels unused.
A hand spun & woven narrow width Ceredigion carthen, designed to cover the bed.
Simillar to one in my collection & that was exhibited a few years ago at Ceredigion Museum.
Measures 80" x 70" ( 205cm x 180cm)
Matching blanket available plain with no border.