Fortier & Maillard
Fortier & Maillard


Fortier & Maillard
c 1860

Magnificent shawl. Tightly woven. FM the Parisian manufactuers Fortier & Maillard. See: Levi-Strauss, Monique The Cashmere Shawl p 139


woven wool and silk shawl with a stunning allover design of elongated swirling pines and foliage, in shades of red, yellow, green, blue and white, epaulette border the corners woven with initials FM, 11ft 2in x 5 ft 2 in; 3.4 x 1.57 m


2 small hole, 1 minute slit, 3 small marks and 2 larger ones. Photos available.

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