Massive Poppy Embroidered Shawl, 1920s

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Extraordinary hand embroidered shawl dates from the early 20th Century. Heavy black silk crepe is completely embroidered,covered with lifelike poppies in ombre ruby tones. Amazing florals and foliage. Wonderful quality and embroidered to be completely reversible. Thick silk hand knotted fringe on all sides. Spanish origin.

Excellent condition

60" x 60" plus additional 21 " fringe all around


    Place of Origin
    Late 19th Century
    Material Notes
    Crepe, Crepe de Chine, Crepe backed, Embroidery
    Excellent. Excellent.
    Seller Location
    Riverdale, NY
    Reference Number
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