CIRCA 1880-1900's, ELABORATE TABLECLOTH WITH POLYCHROME SILK FLORALS ,METALLIC EMBROIDERY
CIRCA1880-1900's,ELABORATE TABLECLOTH W/POLYCHROME SILK FLORALS,METALLIC EMBROIDERY.A large elaborate Damask cloth with polychrome silk florals,lace and metallic embroidery throughout the design.Quite a amazing amount of work, with lavish raised urns, beautiful florals and meandering vines worked with gold and silver metallic threads. The fringe around the edges is hand knotted with metallic thread wrapped around the top of each fringe. Measuring apprx.99-100 inches by 60 inches wide. The fringe measures 3 1/2 inches.I very good strong condition, seems rarely used. there might be a few openings, if there are they are minor.Quite a stunning cloth in every respect!