Antique set of 12 elaborately worked linen napkins. Italian, circa 1920, all hand embroidery and handmade lace.
Unusual needlelace inserts feature dragons, peacocks and deer, surrounded by embroidery in curly stitch, with bobbin lace edging all around. These napkins are ornate, and very beautiful. Almost 100 years old, and they look brand new.
Excellent condition, very gently used. Hand laundered, bright and clean. Approximately 17 x 17 inches. Linen is semi sheer, color is very light ecru. The item "12 Antique ITALIAN Linen Napkins Hand Embroidery & Lace DRAGON, DEER, PEACOCK" is in sale since Thursday, December 07, 2017.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Kitchen & Table Linens\Napkins". The seller is "things*most*delightful" and is located in Sacramento, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.