Rare, unusual and interesting antique costumes and textiles; for museums and collectors looking for that extra special piece, for new and established collectors and for those with a modest budget who want to adorn their person or home.


Paisley Shawl

Rich colours and stunning design. This is not the finest quality of shawl and there were three qualities, but it is very very very nice.


The central medallion surrounded by pines and eastern foliage, each end with huge swirling pines with islamic shapes and foliage, narrow border and epaulette border, in wool and silk using scarlet, orange, ochre, mid green, pale blue, white and aubergine/black, 10 ft 7 in  x 5ft 3 in; 3.25 x 1.6 m


Fresh,  About 12 small pinhead holes and three slightly larger. Ask for photos.