Antique Hand Embroidered Purple & White Paisley Shawl 1860S
ANTIQUE HAND EMBROIDERED White Paisley SHAWL 1860'S
This is one of many pieces that were purchased by L.V. Collings, Vice-President, and General Counsel, of the Standard Vacuum Oil company (now ESSO) in the 1950s. He and his wife traveled extensively in the Orient and Asia, bringing back many antiques and textiles.