1st item: Antique European heraldic silk, wool and metallic embroidery with centered emblem of a crown above a shield with oval of two flowers, surrounded by a leaf and berry wreath. Border also with shield and leaf design. 18" H x 24" W. Late 19th century. 2nd item: Turkish silk Hereke meditation area rug, signed upper right corner. Colors of greens, rose, pink, blue and turquoise, 34" L x 23" W. Early 20th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Matelasse ground in good condition with wear, but not frayed, at corners on back. Embroidery with scattered loose threads. Some surface grime. 2nd item: General fading and one brighter area or possible dye change, 9" L x 1 1/4" W.
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