Antique European Decorative Pillows and Textiles
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  A 17th century Brussels tapestry fragment
woven in wools and silks depicting a lady
and her cat, a rare animal to be depicted.
Edged in an 18th century copper metallic
trim, finished with a French antique.......

23" square
$1825 .00



Pair 17th century Brussels tapestry
fragment woven in wools and silks
depicting a border of leaves. Edged in a
19th gold and silver metallic trim with
leaves, finished with an antique metal cord.   

15" square



Pillows of French, 18th century, rare silk
bourette. A hand-woven silk with slight
nubs woven from the rough outer parts of
the cocoon. Soft in texture but strong
enough for use.


various sizes
$250.00 - $275.00


Early 19th century Algerian mat of gold
with raised arbors in silver, edged with
metallic torchon lace, backed with
chocolate brown silk velvet. Torchon lace different on each.          (3 available)

15 1/2" x 18" $650.00  ea


  A 17th century Brussels tapestry fragment
depicting fruit and oak leaves on a milk
chocolate brown silk velvet. Edged in a
gold galon trim with leaf design, finished off
with a rare two toned colored......

17" x 17"


An 18th century French Aubusson tapestry
fragmet depicting tassels with twisted cord.
Edged in an 18th century ornate Italian
hemp and metal thread trim. Finished with
rare wooden gilded tassels. Backed with...

15" x 21"


(2 available)
  A fun little caped cherub depicted on an early French 17th century tapestry fragment surrounded by fruit and foliage. Farther enhanced on top and bottom with twining ribbons with central flowers.......

19 1/2 " x 20 1/2"


An early 19th century French gold metallic
and silk fragment on an eggplant colored
18th century French silk bourette. Edged in
a gold metallic fringe, finished with a gold
French metallic cording.      (4 available)

16" x 18"


    18th century French Bourette de Soie (a
nubby silk), with a renaissance influenced
design with deep saturated colors. Woven
from the rough outer parts of the cocoon.
Trimmed with a rust colored silk fringe.

21" x 21"


An early 18th century brocaded silk
damask with a silver thread design in a
floral relief. Edged with a silver galon trim
with an oak leaf design, backed with a rich cranberry red silk velvet.

18" x 21"


    An early 17th century heavy metallic oak
leaf applique hand couched on to antique
Italian mohair. Bordered with a dark patina
French metallic trim and gold metallic
eyelash fringe.

19" x 22"


  A pair of all antique pillow spanning three centuries. Italian 17th century silk cut velvet panels with a foliage design on 19th century silk velvet trimmed with
18th century gold metallic trim.......
   12" x 23"          $1875.00
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