1920s Assuit Egyptian shawl
Black net with hammered silver pieces.
This is an original antique Assuit shawl
80" long by 33" wide
Very good condition
These shawls became very popular in the 1920's, following the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb in Egypt.
With their lovely drape and shimmer they proved a great accessory for 1920's flapper dresses.