French Paisley Moon Shawl
Kashmiri paisley shawls were brought to Europe by the French. They became a fashion rage and were copied by the Europeans,using cost cutting and innovative techniques.The labor intensive tapestry method was replaced by the Jacquard loom.The ornamentation westernized as well.
Material: Wool and silk
Condition: Threadbear at spots, backed to a very stable
Dimensions: 66 x 67
Inventory number: WR2974