Rare Lyon 19th Century antique silk passementerie

Rare Lyon 19th Century antique silk passementerie

28.00

Beautiful & rare handmade silk passementerie which dates from the mid 19th Century, made in Lyon.

This listing is for two pairs.

This is a part of a very important passementerie collection that was recently sold at auction and authentic passementerie from this period is becoming extremely rare and hard to find in France

This incredible silk bobble beads is in sumptuous tones of green and golden cream.

Each bobbin has two acorns. Larger acorn measures 2.5cm in length and 1.5cm at widest point. Larger acorn measures 2.1cm in length and 1.5cm at widest point

Please note these are over 100+ years old but are in good condition if timeworn.

Both extremely beautiful examples of the French artisan workmanship that was evident in Lyon in the 18th Century.

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