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Pergamum Peshtemal

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Sand with Natural Stripe - Large
Storm with Natural Stripe - Large
Natural with Storm Stripe - Large

Meet your cool weather essential: the Pergamum. This style is our thickest and heaviest, with neutral tones and a wonderful texture. It has a rustic feel to it, with hand-knotted tassels on the short ends and unfinished threads on the long - the perfect weight and softness to cozy up under. Use as a throw, shawl, or scarf. But remember they can also be used as a towel!

Made from 100% hand-loomed Turkish cotton in the inner Aegean region of Denizli. We have carefully sourced our Turkish textiles to ensure that the manufacturing process supports small, family-run businesses. Please embrace any variations in size or weaving as a unique quality of your handmade piece.

38 x 40 inches (approximate)
Weight: 23 ounces
About Pergamum:
Located inland from the Northern Aegean coastline, Pergamum was a powerful and wealthy city. Its acropolis as at the top of a mountain, giving the rulers of the day a 360 degree view of any approaching threats. It is said that parchment was first made here and named after the city. Today, its ruins include temples, a gym, and an impressive amphitheater built into the side of a mountain.

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