Beautiful antique embroidered silk shawl from the early 1900s with a floral design in a rainbow of colors. Made of black silk with lush 17 inch silk fringe.
Fringe is all hand knotted. The silk fabric is still sturdy. Measures approximately 46 inches by 53 inches, not including the 17 inch fringe on all sides. I found one tiny hole, as shown.
There are some loose or pulled threads, consistent with age. Photos are considered part of the description. From pet free and smoke free home.Here's some additional important information. Rather I have 30 years experience and knowledge with things vintage and antique. If you are an expert or collector, and there are specific condition criteria you look for, please let me know. Here are some helpful hints on the description terms I use. Most, but not necessarily every flaw will be highlighted.
Excellent New and unused with no flaws. Very Good Can be new and unused, but may have slight wear to the item or to the packaging, but generally considered better than average. Very good, vintage Not new and unused, but better than average for its age, possibly with minor visible flaws. Good, vintage Has flaws consistent with age and use. Good, gently used Shows normal signs of wear expected for age and use.
The item "Antique Embroidered Silk Shawl Victorian BLACK Silk Piano Shawl Rainbow Floral" is in sale since Wednesday, November 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Embroidery". The seller is "fourdogfarm" and is located in Lakeville, Minnesota. This item can be shipped to United States.