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Sa Cannuchedda carpet

The artefact

The rich decoration of this carpet in Sardinian wool revives the motif of the local textile tradition, sa cannuchedda, with the elegant stylised figures which form part of complex geometric compositions. Featuring sensitive colour combinations and fine yarns, the carpet is handcrafted according to the local un indente flat weaving technique.


Tecniche di lavorazione: "A un indente" weaving technique
Dimensioni: Length 170 cm; Width 70 cm
Località di produzione: Samugheo

Settore: Webbing

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Crafting technique: "A un indente" weaving technique
Tools: Dandy loom