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    antique textiles

    The first use of textiles was to keep us warm, then we realised it also had other uses. Antique textiles are difficult to maintain as they are from natural sources which are subject to wear. Look after them carefully, as pests will munch them and light will fade the colours.

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    • Signed carper by Jean Picard le doux

      Signed carper by Jean Picard le doux

      safe antiques, girona, spain

      Ref: Mda/PB Carpet signed by Jean Picart Le Doux, black background and geometrical drawing of color very good condition of the colors, no wear and tear.

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    • Moldavan Kilim

      Moldavan Kilim

      safe antiques, girona, spain

      Good condition. Hand woven rug. Elegant Moldovan kilim woollen, circa 1950. Two important bouquets of roses are highlighted on an abraded black background (change of wool bath). The set is enhanced by two borders with...

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    • Iranian Sofreh Kilim Sofreh Afchar

      Iranian Sofreh Kilim Sofreh Afchar

      safe antiques, girona, spain

      Ref: mda/PB Iranian wool Kilim, 1950-60. The afchars are located in the Kerman region as well as in the Fars (south-western Iran). Sofrehs can have the fomat of small' kenarehs' or squares like this one....

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    • Iranian Senneh Kilim

      Iranian Senneh Kilim

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      Ref: mda/PB Kilim of Iranian wool Kurdistan, 1970-80. Chain: cotton. Formerly known as Sanandaj, the city of Senneh is located in Iranian Kurdistan, where its rugs and kilims are famous and appreciated by lovers of...

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    • Kilim soumak Azerbaïdjan Caucase 1970

      Kilim soumak Azerbaïdjan Caucase 1970

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      Ref:mda/PB Soumak of Azerbaijan Caucasian wool, circa 1970. Soumak composed of three medallions with spider zoomorphs in their centres. Different borders highlight the whole soumak. Balanced format. Soumak technique: embroidered weaving called' wrapped weft'. Anti-slip...

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    • Iranian soumaks afchars pair (1950)

      Iranian soumaks afchars pair (1950)

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      Ref-mda/PB Rare fragments of afchar bag (Fars, southwestern Iran), circa 1950. Very good condition. Soumak technique: wrapped weft. Openwork in the upper part and on the sides. Soumak: embroidered weave called handmade, wrapped weft. Free delivery(Metropolitan France)

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    • Kashan Iranian carpet

      Kashan Iranian carpet

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      ref-mda/PB Kurk wool Iranian rug, 1940-50. The realization of the kashan carpets began during the Sefevid dynasty (1502-1736) precisely under the reign of Shah Abbas (1588-1629). Wishing to develop art in Persia, Shah Abbas created...

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    • Kashan Iranian carpet 1959/60

      Kashan Iranian carpet 1959/60

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      ref-mda/PB Hand made. Very good condition. Chain and weft: cotton. Format: mian farsh. Elegant kashan with a kafzadé design (unic field) on a beige background, knotted from kurk wool (solid and durable wool, taken from...

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    • Paisley Shawl 19th C

      Paisley Shawl 19th C

      sunnyside antiques, biggar, united kingdom

      A square Paisley Shawl 19th C, this shawl dates from the 1880s. It is made of jacquard loomed woven wool with Plain Cream Wool Centre, For use as a cover, table cover or wall hanging....

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    • Paisley Shawl 19th C

      Paisley Shawl 19th C

      sunnyside antiques, biggar, united kingdom

      A very Large Paisley Shawl 19th C, this shawl dates from the 1880s. It is made of jacquard loomed woven wool with Plain Cream Wool Centre, For use as a bedcover, table cover or wall...

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    • Cotton Wedding Banner with Silk Border

      Cotton Wedding Banner with Silk Border

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This charming banner features lively embroidered decorations of a pair of phoenix, female symbols, at the top and a pair of dragons, male symbols, along the top, each pair vying for the sun. This would...

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    • The Eight Immortals Playing a Board Game, Embroidery on Cotton and Silk

      The Eight Immortals Playing a Board Game, Embroidery on Cotton and Silk

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      In this beautiful piece of embroidery, the Eight Immortals are playing a board game beneath trees and under a red sun. Cranes, symbols for longevity, fly above. Sino-Viet, Vietnam. 45 x 34 inches and is...

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    • Banner of Eight Immortals and Guardian Lions, Embroidery on Silk and Cotton

      Banner of Eight Immortals and Guardian Lions, Embroidery on Silk and Cotton

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      In this nicely embroidered piece, we find the Eight Immortals above, each with the symbol which identifies him. Each of the Eight Immortals has a particular power able to bestow life or destroy evil. Collectively,...

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    • Chinese Embroidery on Silk and Cotton for the Wedding Chamber

      Chinese Embroidery on Silk and Cotton for the Wedding Chamber

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This nice piece of Chinese embroidery features a pair of phoenix (female symbols) on either side of an embroidered banner which contains characters which convey well wishes. Above it are stylized bats, symbols for good...

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    • North Vietnam Vintage Hmong Textile

      North Vietnam Vintage Hmong Textile

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This vintage Hmong embroidery is very detailed and the originally bright colors have faded and become nicely subtle. Apart from some minor fraying, it is in very good condition and would a make rich wall...

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    • North Vietnam Vintage Hmong Textile

      North Vietnam Vintage Hmong Textile

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This vintage Hmong embroidery is very detailed and the originally bright colors have faded and become nicely subtle. Apart from some minor fraying, it is in very good condition and would a make rich wall...

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    • Burmese Protective Magic or Spirit Shirt (Tabard)

      Burmese Protective Magic or Spirit Shirt (Tabard)

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This is a protective silk textile full of charts, incantations, protective creatures and spirits on the front, back and sleeves. This shirt (called a “tabard”) may be worn or simply kept as a form of...

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    • Magic Cloth from Burma on Linen (Mandala)

      Magic Cloth from Burma on Linen (Mandala)

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This cloth is used for magic and astrology. The icons include ogre spirits who have the power to exorcise evil spirits.that possess humans. There is also the image of Buddha. All are borne on the...

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    • Vintage Indian Pillow Accent Cushion c1960

      Vintage Indian Pillow Accent Cushion c1960

      tryst d'amour, w.sussex & france, france

      Joie de Vivre Antique & Vintage French  Pillows & Cushions Vintage Indian Fabric Pillow Accent Throw Cushion c1960 Unique (one only) Cotton batik with gold thread embroidery Lower corner marked ourdou Pillow backing is French...

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    • Original French Pillow Antique Cutwork Cushion Linen Embroidery

      Original French Pillow Antique Cutwork Cushion Linen Embroidery

      tryst d'amour, w.sussex & france, france

      Joie de Vivre Antique & Vintage French  Pillows & Cushions Original French Cutwork Linen Pillow Embroidered Cushion c1910-20 Unique (one only) Crochet edge Insert cover in French black Linen Filled with hollow fiber can be...

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    • Antique Italian Embroidered Silkwork Pair Romantic Scene Picture Plaque

      Antique Italian Embroidered Silkwork Pair Romantic Scene Picture Plaque

      bargaingarden antiques, chester, united kingdom

      BUY NOW £295 FREE UK MAINLAND DELIVERY For Sale A Fine Vintage Antique 18th Century Style Italian Reproduction Embroidered Silkwork Pair Romantic Scenes Picture Plaques In Gilt Metal Work Ormolu Frames.With Bowfronted Glass & Filagree...

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    • Antique Framed Tapestry Wall Hanging Picture Log Cabin Mountain/Flowers Scene

      Antique Framed Tapestry Wall Hanging Picture Log Cabin Mountain/Flowers Scene

      bargaingarden antiques, chester, united kingdom

      BUY NOW £120 FREE UK DELIVERY For Sale A Beautiful Antique Style Framed Tapestry Wall Hanging Depicting a Log Cabin with A Beautiful Mountain Range Scene Behind. In Great Condition.The Frame is Made of Walnut....

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    • Museum Carved Antique Victorian Hand Woven Cavalier & Dairy Maid & Cow Tapestry

      Museum Carved Antique Victorian Hand Woven Cavalier & Dairy Maid & Cow Tapestry

      bargaingarden antiques, chester, united kingdom

      Buy Now £450 Free UK Mainland Standard Delivery For Sale A Vintage Antique Victorian Hand Woven Cavalier With Dairy Maid & Cow Tapestry Set In A Gothic Oak Carved Wooden Frame. Really High Quality Carving...

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    • Vintage Silk Tapestry 3 Oriental Woman Pagoda Temple Wall Hanging Hotel Home

      Vintage Silk Tapestry 3 Oriental Woman Pagoda Temple Wall Hanging Hotel Home

      bargaingarden antiques, chester, united kingdom

      Buy Now £249 Free UK Mainland Standard Delivery For Sale A Fine Vintage Silk Tapestry Of 3 Oriental Woman In Pagoda Temple Wall Hanging. Very Ornate With Garlands Of Flowers. The Wooden Frame Was Made...

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    • Vintage Handmade Tapestry Bird Pheasants Grass Landcape Scene Maplewood Framed

      Vintage Handmade Tapestry Bird Pheasants Grass Landcape Scene Maplewood Framed

      bargaingarden antiques, chester, united kingdom

      BUY NOW £145 FREE UK MAINLAND DELIVERY For Sale A Vintage Handmade Tapestry 2 Bird Pheasants In Grass Landcape Scene. Set In A Maplewood Frame. Offered In Fine Condition With Wall Hanging Thread On The...

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