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Framed Continental Metallic Thread-embroidered Silk Panel

Auction:
2332
Lot:
714
Sold for:
$411$350

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Framed Continental Metallic Thread-embroidered Silk Panel, likely a bed cover, 18th century, stitched in silver threads on coppery-gold silk ground, with central roundel of heart scrolls and lovebirds, in scroll and cornucopia border, textile sight size 36 x 35, frame 41 3/4 x 41 in., (not examined out of frame).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Embroidery, Needlework, Silk, Textile

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