18th Century French Silk Textile Pillow
This stunning pillow features:
An exquisite antique 18th century floral silk brocade fabric -Lyon France. The 18th century Striped raw silk, was part of a drapery set recovered from a 17th century Parisian home.
The elegant 19th century silk passementerie trim was also handmade in Lyon famous for its silk production. Notice the charming silk covered wooden balls on each tassel!
A truly outstanding piece!
Condition Notes: Some fading from time and light exposure. Some very slight areas of thinning at the top of the floral piece see photos for details. In amazing condition for age and use! Lovely timeworn worn look!
Three button closure.
This pillow measures approximately 22" x 22”
90/10 feather/down insert custom made in the USA
Designed and made by hand in my Vermont studio