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    Posted 4 years ago

    MeliG
    (33 items)

    Beautiful piece of silk fabric that has peacock feather woven into it. I am hoping someone can direct me to a site that can give me some information on where these were initially made. Not sure if it was India or not. I do know that this piece was originally purchased in Jaipur India 40 years ago but may be about 80 to 90 years old. Any help would be greatly appreciated :)

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    1. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Incredible fabric!
      found this:
      http://ecosalon.com/fiber-watch-turning-an-eye-toward-fabric-woven-from-peacock-plumage/
    2. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 4 years ago
      Fabulous article, kyratango, thanks for sharing it! MeliG, seems as though you own something very rare and valuable, congratulations. :)
    3. Bettyb00 Bettyb00, 4 years ago
      So beautiful!
    4. MeliG MeliG, 4 years ago
      Kyratango you ROCK!!! Thank you for the article, much appreciated. Thank you for the love <3 Aura, Bettyboo, katherinescollections, markita, nicefice, Gruff, Vetraio50, NevadaBlades, getthatmonkeyoutofme and ho2cultcha!





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