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Costume, Accessories & Textiles(#50TX) 24/11/2018 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 2024 of 287: A Circa 1840s Indian Block Printed Quilt, in strippy pattern depicting decorative birds with exotic tail feathers, faded floral strips, strips of Chinese pagodas in similar colours, another of nesting birds and a flying bird with a fish in his mouth, single mast sailing boat with two flags, an edging depicting 'Zarafa and Atir', the female Nubian giraffe gifted from Muhammed Ali of Egypt to King Charles X of France in 1826, white to the reverse, 266cm by 276cm Zarafa was a female Masai giraffe,

Sold For:£1,800
Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Costume, Accessories & Textiles(#50TX)  24/11/2018 10:30 AM GMT  Closed