Vintage embroidered runner, oval embroidered runner, roses colourful runner, vintage Greek runner, Greek embroidery, late forties


Shipping to United States: $37.47

This vintage, embroidered runner is a small, oval embroidered runner of roses.It's a colourful runner, a vintage Greek runner, a fine specimen of Greek, folk and traditional embroidery embroidery, made in the late forties, when women in Greece still spent most of their free time in the evenings embroidering their dowries and their daughters' dowries.They chose almost predominantly, Greek folk designs, but modern, European designs were also very desirable.
This here, vintage runner features a Greek, folk art embroidery design of two roses.It is oval in shape, hand crocheted near the rim with white, cotton thread.The runner's fabric is linen.
The runner features two roses branches with smaller flowers, embroidered on the branches.
The roses are big and in bloom, one red one blue.They are each placed at the ends of the oval runner.They are outlines of embroidered roses with orange stitches on the petals.Each rose branch streches out to the next end of the runner and its tip meets the other rose.The branches and leaves are embroidered with bottle green, lime green and minty green threads.
All of the runner is embroidered with cotton threads.A lot of these threads were handmade and dyed at home at the time.This very cute, rustic runner was made for all surfaces at home, to decorate and protect.It was done in a very rustic manner of embroidery, typical of folk art work.

This lovely, colourful, roses oval runner measures 38cm in length x 21cm in width ( 14.96'' x 8.26'').It has been freshly washed and ironed.It is still in very good, vintage condition.You will receive this vintage, emroidered runner folded, in a padded envelope, very carefully wrapped.

All you need to do is keep it away from direct sunlight and wash it with mild soap in the sensitive program.Do not use pegs to dry on the line, so it will be ironed more easily and will not have deep creases from drying.

This listing is for the colourful, folk art embroidered, oval runner only.

If you'd like to know more about this vintage, Greek embroidered roses runner, we'd love to answer all your questions.Please, read our policies carefully.Thank you for stopping by.

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