Beautifully hand woven, striking and vivid Raw Silk with a gold thread edging. The sides have a 0.5" plainly woven border. The fabric pre dates 1890. It has had a thorough check, by a fabrics professional and is sound.
A charming quality scarf depicting flowing leaves --- floral border --- beige background --- lovely design. Quality plump rolled hem --- Small loose label: reine seide (i.e. pure silk) and a washable at 30C sign.
Label: Royal Doulton --- For The Honey Collection --- 100% SILK --- RN62079 CA19769. A beautiful scarf --- Rich colours: shades of purple, blue, green --- classical borders print. Measures approx. 89 x 87 cms (35" x 34") --- quality plump rolled hem (as seen in last photo).
Just fabulousWORTH extra largepure silk scarf in two tone coral, bought from a wealthy couple's estate sale in California. I have no way of knowing if it is by House of Worth in Paris (Charles Worth was one of the original 19th century couturiers) but I don't know of any other label of this name.