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Antique French Cape Jesus Silk Velvet And Gold Metallic Embroidery 19th-century For Sale
ANTIQUE FRENCH CAPE JESUS SILK VELVET AND GOLD METALLIC EMBROIDERY 19TH-CENTURY
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UNIQUE PIECE . A TRUE JEWEL MUSEUM QUALITY
Rare and amazing antique French small cape for Jesus Cream silk velvet with lot of gold metallic embroideries. Realized handmade by sister of convent, South of France.
You may notice the fine embroidery, performed by expert hands. Tiny flowers and barroque design. Excellent condition for age, the gold metallic trim is little damaged, foresee repair. Lined by linen etamine.
I have one similar small dress in my store.
Perfect for Jesus, dolls, and for collector.
In first I thank Janice which nicely translated this text for me
You have all known Madame Soussou for five years now, and I would like to thank you for your kindness and continued support. For more than fifteen years I have been passionate about antique textiles, rare brocades, silk confections from Lyon, embroidered items, lace, trims, fringe, ribbons and all fabrics in general.
And, of course, in all colors! I love color!
In the beautiful regions of France, from magnificent manor houses or castles, I can sometimes purchase the most splendid textiles of the highest quality. These rare and precious French fabrics must be truly appreciated and valued because they are becoming extremely difficult to find. They are rare, therefore, their asking prices keep going up. I travel a lot and cover numerous miles in order to find these marvelous items from another, faraway time. I also frequent numerous antique shops, sales, open-air antique markets and attend the largest international antiques fairs requires travel throughout Europe. For your pleasure and your numerous projects, every day I offer antique textiles vintage fabrics, haute couture items, etc. I invite you to visit my shop on a regular basis and you will always be thrilled to discover rare and wonderful items from France, Italy, and Spain.
I am always available to answer all questions and will happily assist you in your search for specific items and antique documents concerning these wonderful creations from the past.
Care and Washing Instructions
Always be careful to wash antique textiles gently. They have spent a very long time tucked away in large trunks in castles or on the shelves of grand linen and wardrobe closets. A careful cleaning and airing will restore their former splendor. Thank you for your patience.
Your purchases will be sent quickly with the most careful preparation and packing within two days of receiving payment. Every precaution will be made to insure the security of your purchases, including professional preparation for shipping in the most expedient manner.
Please make full payment within forty-eight hours maximum after the end of the sale. Your complying with this time frame is very much appreciated. Thank you very much.