Superb Antique French Hemp Sheets

Superb Antique French Hemp Sheets

Code: 10691

Dimensions:H: 312cm (122.8")W: 220cm (86.6")

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Superb homespun linen sheets, very large size.  Each sheet is made from 3 panels joined with tiny hand sewn stitches, the hems are also hand sewn and they are embroidered in black thread with the initials JT to one corner.  These sheets date from the late 19th Century when narrow looms were in use.
 
The linen is thick, heavy and very tactile with lots of slubs in the weave.  Each sheet weighs 2.1kg.  Suitable for use as tablecloths, upholstery and would make fantastic curtains.
 
220cm wide x 312cm long
 
I have four of these sheets available