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 Kashmir becoming popular in Europe and England.
This is a very large Kani wool throw. Can be used as a floor covering or wall hanging. Large tapestry. Very intricate weaving.
pictures show 250x 300 cm approx
This Paisley shawl displays extensive boteh foilage in each border. Arabesque designed field predominately in tan and burnt orange tones. Cream natural ground.
Paisley central field.
The shawl has an amber like colour palette that remains vivid despite age and usage.
Large tapistry/wall hanging/sofa throw/Bedcover/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
- No. of items
- Wool Jamawar Kashmir Paisley shawl/sofa throw.
- Victorian Style
- Estimated Period
- Mid 20th Century
- Country of Origin
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- 250×300×250 cm