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 large 300 x 140 cm approx shawl
This Paisley shawl displays intense paisley pattern within a 3inch Zari (gold yarn )border. Floral paisley designed field predominately in peach and lavender tones on a cream ground. Also displays a wide border at each end with various floral bothe design features. followed by fringe element design on both sides.
The shawl has an Light pastel 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
- Bankstel van wol Jamawar - wandkleed - tapijt 300 x 140 cm
- Fabrikant / Merk
- Kani weave shawl hand cut
- Model / Naam
- Victoriaanste stijl
- Geschatte periode
- 21 e eeuw
- Land van herkomst
- Uitstekende staat - nauwelijks gebruikt met minimale gebruikssporen en tekenen van ouderdom
- 300×140×300 cm