Monthly archives for December, 2016

Spectacular Old Uzbek Nurata Silk Embroidery Suzani

Here is old Uzbek Nurata suzani, silk embroidery on cotton base, 61″ x 92″, 3rd quarter 19th C, good condition This is a wonderful item, a real masterpiece to collect and enjoy. The item “SPECTACULAR OLD UZBEK NURATA SILK EMBROIDERY SUZANI” is in sale since Thursday, December 29, 2016. This item is in the category

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Pair 19th c Chinese Silk Lotus Bound-feet Shoes 31

Pair 19th c Chinese Silk Lotus Bound-feet Shoes. You are viewing a pair of 19th c Chinese Silk Lotus’Bound-feet’ Shoes. Beautifully embriodered shoes, red silk sides (one side of one shoe fadded & small hole) embroidered with flowers, the rear flap, pale blue with Pheonix and flowers. A real piece of Chinese history, thankfully that

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Early 20C Chinese Silk Embroidery Shou Longevity Chirography Pouch Purse

Early 20C Chinese Silk Embroidery Shou Longevity Chirography Pouch Purse. Early 20th Century Chinese Silk Embroidered Shou Chirography Pouch with Paste Beads. The pouch is 4.25 inches (10.7 cm) in length by 4.75 inches (12 cm) wide. The string is 17.5 inches (44.45 cm) in length. It weighs 37.1 gram. It has small chips at

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Old Chinese Silk Embroidery Embroidered Lady’s Robe Forbidden Stitches

Old Chinese Silk Embroidery Embroidered Lady’s Robe Forbidden Stitches. Chinese Silk Embroidered Lady’s Robe with Forbidden Stitches. The robe is 59.5 inches (151 cm) from sleeve to sleeve, 26.3 inches (67 cm) armpit to armpit, and 41 inches (104 cm) collar to hem. It is 1.2 lb. It has frayed edges, toning at the inside

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Late 19C Chinese Kesi Silk Embroidery Embroidered Skirt Dragon Phoenix Bird

Late 19C Chinese Kesi Silk Embroidery Embroidered Skirt Dragon Phoenix Bird. Late 19th Century Chinese Kesi Silk Embroidered Skirt with Dragon & Phoenix. It is 39.7 inches (101 cm) long by 43.2 inches (110 cm) wide on top. It is 0.9 Lb. It has discoloration, loose threads, toning, frayed silk, and stains (as ssen in

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XL Antique c1870 OTTOMAN Turkish SILK METALLIC EMBROIDERY COVER BOCHE Panel

Spectacular c1870 Turkish Ottoman embroidered cover with fringe. Satin silk top, gorgeously embroidered with silk and metallic threads, with some applique. Pomegranate motifs and loads of flowers. Intricate handwork, rich colors, lush texture. It measures 64 x 65 inches, not including the 3 inch silk fringe. The cover consists of 3 panels, joined before being

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Antique Russian Orthodox Embroidered Icon Hanging Pelena Silk Metallic Work

A Russian Orthodox Icon Hanging (Pelena). Embroidered in silks and Gold Metallic Threads. Dating from 16th / 17th century. Hand written inscription to reverse. Expected antique condition commensurate with great age. SIZE:- 13.5 inches x 13.5 inches. A very rare museum worthy textile from a private English collectors Estate. All non paying buyers are then

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ANTIQUE SILK LAMPAS BROCADE VALANCE- FLORAL MOTIF- LARGE! 18th Century

Beautiful 18th century Italian red silk brocade valance – almost 8 feet across. Scalloped design with many brass studs, bordered with silk rope piping and tassels. 94″ wide by 24.5″. The item “ANTIQUE SILK LAMPAS BROCADE VALANCE- FLORAL MOTIF- LARGE! 18th Century” is in sale since Thursday, March 17, 2016. This item is in the

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Pre 1900s ANTIQUE VERY FINE SILK CHINESE EMBROIDERY WALL HANGER 2.3×2.10 TEXTILE

Circa Pre 1900s ANTIQUE SUPER FINE ULTRA RARE SILK CHINESE EMBROIDERY WALL HANGING……….. With exact size of 2′ 3″ x 2′ 10″ Highly detailed beauti ful colors including Red, Blues, Greens, Ivory, Beige, Tan, Gold Etc……….. Condition is Perfect with light sun fading of the red field shown in pictures……….. These Items are ultra rare

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Museum Quality Antique 18th Century Chinese Silk Embroidery & Robe Wood Mirror

The most amazing Chinese silk textile embroidery decorated with birds of paradise with micro needle workmanship. The silk is so finely made it looks like a painting. The silk is the background of the Rose wood mirror which is on a large auspicious cloud base. The silk is antique possibly 18th Century or early 19th

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