68- Flokja Patterned

Description: Flokja from the Gjirokaster region made in five panels. Used as a sleeping and/or sitting mat, it could also have served as a blanket in winter months. A vibrant red background supports a blue, serrated border whose inner points are highlighted in cornflower. This carpet is early 20th century and shows signs of use.

Estimated Age: Early 20th century

Dimensions: 200 cm × 158 cm