Antique silk velvet pelmet, elaborate handmade fringe, original jute interlining & cream silk cotton lining circa 1880 A beautiful large scale design in figured green silk velvet, gorgeous antique fabric with no synthetic content. Very elaborate fringe with soft metal flowers covered in silk. Straight out of a country house this has not been dry cleaned. No stains, holes or repairs.
The lower braid has faded evenly, not the same shade of green like the rest, more of a brown khaki colour, shown. Much nicer than my pics show, a really beautiful pelmet in very good usable condition.
Linings also in good condition. Great for period interiors, would make several pillows.
Measures: 88 ins wide across top x 23" long including velvet braid plus 3 1/4"fringe longest. ANTIQUE FABULOUS FIGURED SILK VELVET FRINGED PELMET PASSEMENTERIE FRINGE c1880. Antique silk velvet pelmet, elaborate handmade fringe, jute interlining, cream silk cotton lining circa 1880. A beautiful large scale design in figured silk velvet in a fabulous green colour, gorgeous top quality sturdy antique fabric with no synthetic content.
Very elaborate hand fringe with flowers made from soft metal covered in silk, some edges are covered with matching cut velver braid. See reverse in pic 16. Some pics taken in natural light to best show colour. The lower braid has faded evenly, it is not the same shade of green like the rest, more of a brown khaki colour, shown.
The original interlining & lining are in very good condition. Much nicer than my pics show a really beautiful velvet pelmet in very good usable condition. Great for a period interiors, woyld make several pillows. Measures: 88 ins wide across top, a couple of ins wider at the bottom x 23 ins long including velvet braid plus 3 1/4 ins fringe longest.
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The item "ANTIQUE FABULOUS FIGURED SILK VELVET FRINGED PELMET PASSEMENTERIE FRINGE c1880" is in sale since Monday, February 06, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Fabric".
The seller is "abfabs05" and is located in East Anglia. This item can be shipped worldwide.