Vintage 1920s Art Deco Metis Linen (heavy) Sheet which has hand embroidery of the Monogram in ice white silk at the header.
It’s been stored for many years but never used, and is still nicely thick, crisp and stiff with "size". The fabric is very white, but there is one storage mark-please see photo
Above this is a row of 0.5cm wide ladder on a double hem.
This is one stunningly beautiful sheet. Originally they would have been used as both a bed or a bathing sheet. These were placed into the copper bath tub to protect the bather from the heat of the fires underneath.
The fabric isn’t refined but has some darker husks, nobbles and raised runs within the weave-please see photos
Monogram; Y L ?
The embroidered monogram is 7” deep by 10”
The outer edges are loom finished. The top and bottom gems are hand stitched
It would make an excellent bed sheet, sham, coverlet or a warm curtain lining for boutique bedroom.
These sheets look equally well as a drape, a door curtain or window blind, due in part to their weight, thickness and stiffening.
The fabric weighs a tad over 1.5k
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