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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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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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Museum Piece Antique Silk/Chiffon Cape 1912 Titanic Era Hobble Skirt Wrap/Cloak

For careful, professional restoration. This is such a beautiful and rare antique robe, and I consider it quite a find because antique fashionable costume pieces, with court dressmaker’s label, and especially of this fine quality are usually only found in museums, or private collections. The court dressmaker (in this instance) was based in Hanover Square,

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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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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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Museum Deaccession Early 17th/18th Italian Silk Embroidered Wall Hanging 49×81

Description: White silk taffeta w/ ecru cotton or linen backing, covered in polychrome embroidery, wide border of large scale flowers & stems surround embroidered metallic frame, center w/ 2 castles, cartouches & men in carriages, 49″ x 81″, (significant embroidery & taffeta losses – very fragile). I added mostly my own photos and found the

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Museum Quality Large Antique Chinese Silk Embroidery Panel, 19th Century

Stunningly Beautiful Museum Quality Large Antique Chinese Silk Embroidery Panel, 19th Century Frame is not antique. The panel was recently reframed This is a unique piece of art with hand embroidered cranes, lilies, flowers, butterflies and plants. Natural cream color silk with beautiful shimmer. Colors change subtlety with different lighting and angles. Dimensions are 44″H

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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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Museum Deaccession Early 17th/18th Italian Silk Embroidered Wall Hanging 49×81

Description: White silk taffeta w/ ecru cotton or linen backing, covered in polychrome embroidery, wide border of large scale flowers & stems surround embroidered metallic frame, center w/ 2 castles, cartouches & men in carriages, 49″ x 81″, (significant embroidery & taffeta losses – very fragile). I added mostly my own photos and found the

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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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