Antique Vintage Embroidered Silk Piano Shawl Manton Canton Export For SaleA large hand embroidered silk shawl. The embroidery is short and tight adding a good weight to the silk. The background color is off white the embroidery threads in shades of green and yellow-green hues.
Measures 62x64 inches at the central panel (1m57cm x 1m63cm);the netted border is 1 inch in width (2.5cm); the fringe 8 inches in length (20cm);net weight is 2-lbs 3oz. (1kg).
The condition is overall good-very good specially in consideration of the age (c1875). Some stains, when held up to the light a couple of small areas that show a pull to the silk. Be sure to zoom in the photos, especially the last 4 to see a visual description of the shawl. What appears to be a stain at the lower left corner edge on photo 7 is actually a name(?) embroidered in loose threading and can be removed by the new owner.Questions are welcomed and answered promptly.Thank you for your interest.
Payment due within 4 days of sale end without exception.
Shipment by USPS Priority Air Mail (domestic or international), fully insured. To destinations where item cannot be insured, shipment will be made by USPS Express signed for with tracking. Insurance is paid by seller. Shipping fees based solely on USPS charge without additional. Seller will issue a secondary invoice with a lesser shipping cost.
International buyers:Seller is not responsible for any import fees due at international customs or post offices. Please note: the USPS shipping fee is separate from any international import fee.
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