Rare Antique French Mortuary Drape SKU: 1349 - For Sale

Rare Antique French Mortuary Drape SKU: 1349
Price: $495.00
Antique gothic mortuary drape out of old French funeral home. Black wool with rich, embroidered fleur-di-lys and metallic threads. Scalloped edge with old fringe. In good condition except for a few minor holes near the old metal hooks at the top. 7 feet long x 31" high. Makes a great valance or altar drape. Has been folded in storage but the folds will iron out. The Fleur-de-lis is the symbol for the iris and lily flower, the heraldic symbol of the former royal family of France and a good luck symbol and is often used in French jewelry, souvenirs and mortuary decor.

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Seller Details :
Gothic Rose Antiques & Curiosities
484 Main Street
Placerville
California-95667
USA
Contact Details :
Email : crystal@gothicroseantiques.com
Phone : 530.295.0703

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