Lot 153

Tablecloth made of the back of a silver embroidered chasuble, Italy, early 18th century,
large coral towers embroidered in silver guipure yarn and covered with a dense decoration with a finial branching out into sinuous interlacing foliage, stylized or imaginary flowers. 20th century mounting, gold and silver braid and fringe around the edge, (acc. on the background, the embroidery sparkling), 107 x 64 cm. We enclose: a second carpet in brocade, (acc.).