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 Kashmir it became popular across Europe and Britain.
Reversible feature as the design is double sided creating a look of two different shawls in two different colours.
pictures show 145 x 295 cm approx
This Paisley shawl displays extensive boteh foliage in each border. Arabesque designed field predominately in burgundy and wine tones. red ground. Also displays elongated floral boteh with a narrow border followed by fringe elements on both sides.
The shawl has a Ruby jewel like colour palette that remains vivid despite age and usage.
reversible with fringes on each end
Large tapestry/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 odours the shawl has been well preserved.
international buyers welcome
will post by DPD
- Jamawar Kashmir Paisley-sjaal of sofa-sprei
- Victoriaanse stijl
- Geschatte periode
- Land van herkomst
- Uitstekende staat - nauwelijks gebruikt met minimale gebruikssporen en tekenen van ouderdom
- 0×145×295 cm
- 900 g