6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 938
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
A LENGTH OF GREEN SILK WOVEN WITH DRAGON ROUNDELS
late 19th, early 20th century; a green embroidered panel worked with butterflies; a red and blue damask; and two single sleeve bands (5)
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The vendors' father, Mr Emil Manock, was a textile dealer in Berlin. When he died, the shop continued for some time but eventually closed in 1980. These textiles came from the collection of Mr Manock. They were acquired mainly in the 1920s.
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