A panel of floral Spitalfields silk. English ca.1750

A panel of floral Spitalfields silk. English ca.1750

Code: SKU1953

$350.00

A very beautiful panel of woven floral Spitalfields dress silk dating to about 1750 The design is exceptional with beautiful and stylish flowers in fresh colours.

This early silk was costly at the time of production, and only the very rich could afford to have gowns in this lovely silk.

This piece is in excellent order. Unfaded and undamaged.

The panel has both selvedges and measures 18" x 24" in length.