Antique Victorian Shawl


This beautiful hand woven Victorian shawl has a large black centre panel and hand woven and embroidered borders.The handwoven border is made in multiple sections. There is a wide jacquard woven paisley style piece with smaller individually embroidered squares and rectangles attached to it. Where the fringe has been attached to the centre panel there is supplementary embroidery to decorate the edge. When folded or flipped into a triangle, could be worn with both correct sides facing outward. It is signed by the weaver.

Condition:  And all over exquisite piece with only minor damage to the centre panel.

Size:  Approximate size is 66 in.²