Traditional Hand and Face Towel: Peshqir - Claret Red
Traditional hand or face towel /napkin. Peshqir is type of fabric used in various regions of Anatolia for the purpose of towel napkins . It is usually made from woven linen or cotton cloth.
The towels that we use all over the world actually were first woven in modern day Bursa in the 18th century. Weavers invented different techniques for these towels and the towels known as `havly` at the beginning are now known as `havlu`, which is actually the Turkish word for towels.