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CIRCA 1880-1900’s, ELABORATE TABLECLOTH WithPOLYCHROME SILK, METALLIC EMBROIDERY

Maria NiforosAntique Lace & Textiles. There is quite a amazing amount of work, with lavish raised urns , undulating vines and flowers worked with silk, silver and gold metallic threads. The fringe around the edge is hand knotted and has metallic thread wrapped around the top part of fringe. 99-100 by 60 inches wide. The

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CIRCA 1900, EXQUISITE HAND EMBROIDERED CANTON SILK SHAWL WithHEIRLOOM ROSES, MANTON

Maria NiforosAntique Lace & Textiles. Circa 1900, a beautiful hand embroidered Canton silk shawl with large bold ornate heirloom roses in the design with a swag border around the edge of roses and leaves. The cream silk threads are quite luminous, the aqua turquoise silk and cream silk embroidery make a stunning combination. The shawl

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CIRCA 18THC. FRENCH MAN’S SILK WAISTCOAT WithPOLYCHROME SILK EMBROIDERY

Maria NiforosAntique Lace & Textiles. A mans silk waistcoat with polychrome silk embroidery , metallic embroidery and stones. Superb embroidery and design on this waistcoat. Almost 28almost 20 across chest , some loss on metallic and stones. This waistcoat had silk added on to one armhole and some silk under the other, some loss on

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Circa 18thc. Silk, Chenille And Metallic Waistcoat Front

SILK, CHENILLE AND METALLIC WAISTCOAT FRONT. Maria NiforosAntique Lace & Textiles. A gentlemens silk floral brocade waistcoat front with chenille and gold metallic threads. A interesting serpentine design with entwined florals. A striking design and a lovely combination of materials. Some loss of metallic thread, a few inner stains on lining but really in VERY

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CIRCA 18THC. UNCUT MANS SILK POLYCHROME WAISTCOAT With BEAUVAIS EMBROIDERY

UNCUT MANS SILK POLYCHROME WAISTCOAT W/ BEAUVAIS EMBROIDERY. Maria NiforosAntique Lace & Textiles. Circa 18THC It is rare to find a original uncut waistcoat and especially one in such good condition! The ribbed silk panel has all the parts to make up a waistcoat, two fronts, pockets, collar and the florets for buttons The design

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