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Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860

Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860

Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860    Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860
Hello and thank you for looking. Breathtaking As grand and sophisticated as these wonderful Napoleon lll textiles get An amazingly rare and wonderful find This textile is an antique French lambrequin / valance that dates c1860 this stunning and dramatic textile would have hung from a ciel de lit above a bed, can you imagine the drapes that matched??? This textile is made from a stunning cranberry red and muted olive green this textile uses the most wonderful silk and metal wire core passementerie and one tassel on the right facing side. It is backed in a loosely woven dyed hessian for strength. There is a lovely silk passementerie that runs along the top edge and side also this textile is backed in a silk taffeta fabric , also cranberry red a dramatic and STUNNING textile. Ideal for any period interior! MEASUREMENTS : This gorgeous antique textile measures 92 inches wide at the top and the right facing tail drop is 85 inches! The widest drop on the central scallops is 38 inches. CONDITION: This textile is in as found , unwashed condition. Generally , this textile is in an excellent state of preservation, however not without the sings of time and use that are inherent in these antique textiles You can see the left facing side has small holes where it was once hung and nailed to the wall or wooden structure.

Please see photograph 6 showing the large tear in the silk on the left facing side. There are a few small holes in the backing fabric this textile is certainly not in as new condition, however it's remarkably well preserved for it's age and fiber content! The item "Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860" is in sale since Monday, October 16, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Other Antique Textiles".

The seller is "loodylady" and is located in Burlington, Vermont. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860    Antique French damask lambrequin valance textile silk passementerie c 1860