Flying Horse of Silk Road Irish Linen

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Handcrafted from woodblock prints
Made to order
Made in the UK

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Discover the Magic of the Silk Road with Our 'Flying Horse' Irish Linen

Step into a world of ancient wonder with our "Flying Horse of the Silk Road" Irish linen fabric. Inspired by the grandeur of the Sassanian Empire, this design showcases ethereal winged horses, symbolising the rich exchange of cultures and ideas that once traversed ancient Persia.

Each horse, adorned with majestic ball-and-crescent headdresses, brings to life the tales and regal journeys of the Silk Road. This fabric is perfect for those who love blending historical richness with a touch of mythical charm, transforming any room into a captivating storybook scene.


      Delivery: Made to order please allow up to 3 weeks

      Please ensure you order the correct number of metres to maintain continuity between batches. 

      Irish Linen is printed and woven in the UK and sourced from a Master of Linen Certified Company.

      Printed Width: 140cm

      Pattern Repeat: W26cm x 26cm 

      Fabric Type: 100% Irish Linen

      Care: Dry Clean Only 

      Colourway: Flying Horse of Silk Road comes in two enchanting colourways.

      Usage: Upholstery, soft furnishings, curtains, blinds. 

      Delivery: Printed to order please allow 1 - 3 weeks. 

      Samples: A5 size 

      STORY BEHIND Flying Horse of Silk Road

      A Journey Through History and Fantasy

      "The Flying Horse of the Silk Road" wallpaper draws its inspiration from the legendary Silk Road, where diverse civilisations once exchanged goods, ideas, and cultures. These winged horses, reminiscent of those carved into the rock reliefs of ancient Persia, symbolise more than mere mythical creatures; they represent the dynamic energy and cultural exchange that defined one of history’s most famous trade routes.

      Each horse in this design is adorned with a ball-and-crescent headdress, echoing the regal insignias worn by Sassanian royalty, signifying power and protection. As these celestial creatures dance across your walls, they encapsulate the enduring spirit of the Silk Road’s travellers—adventurers who navigated vast, unknown landscapes to bring distant worlds together.

      This fabric invites you to experience a fusion of history and fantasy, celebrating the resilience and adaptability of ancient Silk Road explorers. It's not just a decoration but a narrative of connection, endurance, and the timeless dialogue between diverse cultures.