Four 19th Century French Silk Velvet Marriage Cushions For Sale
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Four 19th Century French Silk Velvet Marriage Cushions

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Set of four ornate antique French wedding cushions. Three of them are burgundy red and one of them is Royal purple. These opulent antique French pillows were designed to display fine wedding headdresses like wax crowns and tiara's on, made for the very finest of families. Since then some of them were used to put hatpins in. Wonderful faded grandeur confection cushions consisting of firm square silk velvet over a hard horse hair stuffing. Embellished with gold and gilded metallic passementerie and tassels. These four lovelies could make a beautiful boudoir eye catcher set for jewelry or other little precious novelties. Contact me for more details on worldwide express delivery.

Details

  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
    Hand-WovenGold,GiltFabric,WovenSilk,EmbroideredVelvet
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    some colour fading and or velvet plush loss consistent with age, pinholes are still visible on the purple one
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 5.52 in. x W 9.06 in. x D 9.06 in.H 14 cm x W 23 cm x D 23 cm
  • Seller Location
    Haarlem, NL
  • Sold As
    Set of 4
  • Reference Number
    LU104047287843
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