Antique Chenille Embroidered Velvet

Pelmet with Ball Fringe

Item Number C36910

Simply the best...

Vivid gold antique velvet is richly embroidered with silk chenille daisies and Bleeding Hearts, and velvet appliqués of roses.  Lavish hand made ball fringes finish the piece.  Designed originally as a pelmet that hung atop a doorway or window, it begs for another life in your early Victorian a mantle piece, or runner...a pillow or...a pelmet??  That should get your creative juices flowing

The embroidery is three dimensional with large chenille and appliqué flowers and gold metallic and silk wrapped ball fringe (two are missing). Wear appropriate to it's age is shown below...but as you can see, these issues are easily overlooked...absolutely stunning piece....better in person!  Offered as found, in excellent condition with respect to age.  c.1850 - 1900  17" X 40"

Item Sold

Long antique chenille embroidered velvet pelmet with hand made ball fringe


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Lynn Adams

Em's Heart Antique Linens

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PO Box 2613 Greer, SC 29652


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