CIRCA 1880-1900, LUMINOUS CREAM HAND EMBROIDERED CANTON SHAWL
CIRCA 1880-1900,LUMINOUS CREAM HAND EMBROIDERED CANTON SHAWL. A early beautiful hand made luminous Canton silk shawl with a exceptional design and exquisite workmanship.Throughout the shawl there are large beautiful heirloom roses and other large florals. There are meandering vines and lovely ornate leaves also in the design. This is a early shawl and so has a good weight.The better shawls made during that early period always had the most exceptional embroidery . Measuring approx. 63" with additional cream silk Macrame fringe edge that measures almost 18". Measuring approx. 160.02 cm with additional 45.72cm for Macrame fringe.A few small spots need attention, minor overall. The shawl is in very good strong condition.