Antique Victorian Kashmir Paisley Piano Shawl Red Black Gold Large 5x10 Feet, 58 x 122 Inches
> Very fine Victorian piece dating from the late 1800's to early 1900's
> Measures 58 x 122 inches, not counting the fringe, an ideal size to drape over a piano or large table
> Piece is handmade from wool on a jacquard loom
> Features a classic elongated paisley brocade with an intricate border on a black background at the center
> Colors are red, gold, blue, green, black, and light grey
> Comes with a museum exhibit brochure from a display in Boston of similar shawls, entitled "Silver & Shawls - India, Europe, and the Colonial Art Market," Arthur M. Sackler Museum, August 27, 2005 - January 25, 2006, Harvard University Art Museums Gallery Series, Number 46.
CONDITION: In clean, excellent condition for its age and size. Fringe is intact and in excellent condition. There are three small holes in the black center area, a minor 1 inch separation along one edge, a couple of small postage stamp size areas where the back threads are loose, and a small spot of glue residue. All could be addressed if desired by a good textile repair service.
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