This lovely Antique Hand Embroidered & Needlepoint Tapestry Table Runner has beautiful colors and metallic details. The over 9 feet long Runner dates back to the end of the 18th Century and comes most likely from France or Italy. It shows clearly the incredible skill and workmanship needed to make such a magnificent piece. Handmade of finely woven and embroidered silk while using natural dyes, it is also opulently embroidered with real Silver and Gold thread and sequence. The Metallic Floral Stumpwork is conducted magnificently in typical Rococo Designs. It is made out of silk and Linen. Incredible Decoration with Floral designs and rocaille for a stunning room. Featured are typical Rococo designs like amazing floral leafs and blossoms & rocailles. It also has the typical asymmetrical designs, curves, and gold of Rococo.
Condition: It shows the typical age related signs of wear. Some thread bear and water stains. For its age I would still say that it is in good condition. (Please see pictures)
SIZE: circa 9 foot and 5 inch long by 11 1/2 Inch in Width
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