Lot 501: Two Chinese Embroidered Silk Piano Shawls Scarves
October 6, 2012
Cleveland, OH, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese, late 19th or early 20th century, comprising a peach colored silk piano scarf or shawl, embroidered in orange, red, blue, and lavender with a scrolling floral motif, with long fringe (approx. 90" x 76"); together with a black silk piano shawl or scarf embroidered in cream with a scrolling floral motif, with cream fringe. Condition: peach silk shawl with some small snags and a few tiny spots, otherwise very good. Provenance: From the Estate of Eloise and Waldemar Meckes, Jr.