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Two Textile Bird Figures

Auction:
2282
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$881$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Two Textile Bird Figures, America, 19th century, a brown velvet-covered whimsical bird figure on a perch, embellished with glass beads and suspending three red velvet ball tassels, including a black metal display stand; an embroidered silk and velvet needle case in the form of a bird with glass bead eyes, with a red velvet head and blue wings and yellow embroidered accents; (minor wear), bird on stand total ht. 13 7/8, lg. 5 1/2; needle case bird lg. 10 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

black metal display stand, red velvet head , Bead, Beadwork, Embroidery, Glass beadmaking, Velvet

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