1920's Silk Dupioni Hand-Embroidered Piano Shawl Cape

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Circa 1920's cape is made from an embroidered Chinese export piano shawl. It is made out of cream-colored silk dupioni with cream hand-embroidery in a floral motif. Shawl lapel with narrow fringed edges. Hem has fringed edges with macrame. Center back soutache decoration. No closures. Unlined.

One size fits most.


Measurements-

Width: 52"
Center Back Length (including fringe): 47"

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dealer Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    AU120619169710
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