Antique Decorative Ottoman Gold Gilt Embroidered and Appliquéd panel C19th
A large Ottoman gold embroidered silk with appliqué motifs dating from the first half of the 19th century.
Worked onto an olive green, almost iridescent, silk satin with gold gilt embroidery including gaufrure embroidery. Floral motifs are inset with earlier 18th century silks.
The condition is good for an antique textile if this antiquity. There is some wear to the silk satin which has some historic mends.
The panel has been professionally stretched and mounted at our textile conservation studio. It is ready to be hung as is, or can be framed.
Measurements: 99cm X 95cm