TWO SHAPED & EMBROIDERED TAFFETA SHAWLS, 1850 & 1865-1870

Go Back
  • Lot: 10
  • May 12th, 2021- Annual Spring Sale
  • Bellows Falls, Vermont 05101
1 shaped shawl of deep celadon silk taffeta w/ silk embroidered undulating bud & blossom motif, manipulated self-edging & silk fringe, c. 1850, 16" x 70"; 1 white silk taffeta shaped shawl w/ white & yellow silk embroidered in double tambour band & floral bows, cream silk fringe interspersed w/ yellow crimped silk tassels, lined in hand quilted China silk, most likely French, 1865-1870, 16.5" x 68.5"; t/w dark blue taffeta shaped shawl w/ black silk velvet appliqué, c. 1865, 16.75" x 75", (discoloration & tiny holes near edge) Museum of the City of NY.

Bid Online
  • Category: Accessories
  • Era: 1850-1890

69.21428.9.10

FacebookTwitterPinterest
Pin It