Egyptian Palace Tile Vintage Assuit Piano Shawl 1930’s

$2,710.56

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1930’s Egyptian Assuit Heavy Piano Shawl…. Pounds of stunning vintage silver! This piano shawl is 35 inches wide & a full 80 inches long. Although it is weighty, it is spectacular in person & will have unbelievable shine on stage or in photos or walking across the room. These piano shawls were commissioned by wealthy tourists who visited Egypt on the Nile river on riverboat cruises after the discovery of King Tut’s tomb. Only the very well to do could afford to have one of these made & they sometimes took years to complete. They were proudly displayed on pianos & pulled out for special occasions & sometimes worn. Since then, adored by bellydancers, worn by movie stars, rock stars, Egyptian revival enthusiasts, & people with impeccable taste that love & appreciate this art form. No holes or tears, a tiny amount of patina, simply gorgeous! A true collectors shawl. Weight coming… Egyptian Palace Tile Vintage Assuit Piano Shawl 1930’s