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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #1330798
Tilston Antiques
This is an antique Chinese embroidered silk piano or Cantonese shawl dating from the late 19th century or early 20th century and all hand embroidered in coloured silks on a cream silk background. The colours are as vibrant as the day this was painstakingly created by hand. The four large scenes are surrounded by birds and foliage and there is a small border of flowers and birds surrounding the main block. There is a lovely silk fringe which is all intact...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1330793
Tilston Antiques
For sale is this amazing antique Japanese shibayama and 15 carat gold mounted handle with black silk shade. The handle is inset with mother of pearl, coral and other stones and depicts wisteria and vine tendrils with a swallow perched on one of the vines. The handle section is mounted top and bottom with hallmarked 15 carat gold mounts which have been beautifully engraved and date to 1897. There is a monogrammed cartouche to the gold section nearest the silk shade...