Paisley shawls were a fashionable item of women's clothing in the 19th century made of intricately woven and delicate wool. Although known as the Paisley pattern the teardrop motif originated from Persia and India, becoming popular in Europe.
pictures show 200 x 100 approx ladies shawl.
This Paisley shawl displays intense Black ground contained within a dense paisley pattern 2 inch border. Floral paisley designed field predominately in Peach and pink tones. Soft pink fringes with cream central ground. Also displays large floral boteh throughout design field.
The shawl has an Pastel pink jewel like colour palette that remains vivid despite age and usage.
Last photo displays the back of the shawl showing the intricate weaving structure which is hand woven on Kani Spools.
Can be used as a wall hanging/sofa throw/Bedcover/
Can also be worn as a traditional wrap shawl.
good condition collectors item frequently bought by interior designers and period costume developers for TV and film productions.
no damage or odors the shawl has been well perserved
international buyers welcome
will post by Royal Mail international tracked and signed service
- Wollen Jamawar-bankworp - wandtapier
- Model / Naam
- Victoriaanste stijl
- Geschatte periode
- Midden in de eeuw
- Land van herkomst
- Uitstekende staat - nauwelijks gebruikt met minimale gebruikssporen en tekenen van ouderdom
- 200×100×200 cm