11 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,625
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 4,000
TWO LATERAL BORDERS FROM A COVERLET, EPIRUS, LATE 18TH CENTURY
worked in coloured silks with spiky red florettes and white tulip-like flowers--15in. x 92in. (38cm. x 234cm.); and two embroidered sash ends, each with a red pomegranate flower within a leaf cup, Greek Island, 19th century--21in. x 17in. (52cm. x 43cm.)
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