The colors are: vivid red, raspberry, all shades of blue, peach, turquoise, orange, purple, yellow, lilac on a heavy black silk crepe field! The shawl has nicely rounded corners and is finished with a 18 long black silk Fringes with a Macrame top hand knotted in a Net design! All fringes were attached to the silk by hands.
Actual Measurements approximately: it is square shape. 88" x 88", including fringe on each side 18. Embroidered silk : 52" x 52".
18 - total length of fringes on each side including macrame portion. 3 - macramé portion of fringes. Please note, different monitors may show some difference in colors or shades.Condition report: the shawl was examined flat on the table with white tablecloth underneath to determine any holes: we did not see any damage to the black silk, no missing embroidery, no any discoloration, colors are vivid and lash, fringes are all and intact, no any smell. There are some loose threads to embroidery and tangling to the long black silk strands/fringes, very common in antique piano shawls from this period, some strands are a bit longer. This shawl was not ironed. Please, read full description with measurements, and examine all photos including collages as a very important part of description.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Embroidery". The seller is "vapar23" and is located in Hayward, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.