Red area : 51.48 inches wide. 0verall size including fringe 88 x 88 inches wide. Fine antique Chinese Cantonese double sided embroidered shawl. Beautiful, strong rich red ground with a profusion of flowers embroidered to both sides in cream silks.
The shawl has a deep woven border and fringe in cream silk. It is a very beautiful piece, striking and dramatic.In good condition (see photos). There are some small areas of fading and some light marks here and there mentioned for accuracy and not to detract as it is a stunning shawl. I have not washed it as I think that is best left to a specialist.
The item "ANTIQUE CHINESE CANTON SILK DOUBLE SIDED EMBROIDERED PIANO SHAWL RED" is in sale since Sunday, May 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Embroidery". The seller is "stickyourstars" and is located in Knaresborough. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.