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Pintau diamond carpet

The artefact

This plain and elegant carpet decorated with tone-on-tone diamond-shaped motifs, that is, the traditional rombo pintau design, is inspired by the local weaving tradition, woven on a flat handloom with the a pibiones technique.

Details

Materiali: Cotton
Tecniche di lavorazione: "A pibiònes", "a rànu", "a beltighitta", "a soprariccio" weaving techniques
Dimensioni: Length cm 190; Width cm 132
Località di produzione: Villamassargia

Settore: Webbing

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