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Anatolian brocade, lions in medallions, red

Product code 103 02-1013

Reproduction of a historical fabric, a brocade from 13th century Asia Minor, in natural silk and rayon with gold thread. We chose to retain the original color combination—a gold pattern on a brilliant red field. A pair of lions flank the tree of life in a motif symbolizing strength and power. Perfect for historical costuming or to bring something special to modern interiors and fashions.

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Basic parameters
Width: 116 cm
Color: red
Content: 24% lurex, 27% silk, 49% rayon
Weight (gsm): 239 gsm
Weight (mm): 55 mm
Drape: slightly stiff
Period: 13th century
Horizontal repeat: 19 cm
Vertical repeat: 18 cm
Minimum order: 0.2 m
Availability: limited edition
Care:
Bulk discount
1 - 9 m
44.92 $ / m
10 - 19 m
-5%
42.67 $ / m
20 - 49 m
-10%
40.42 $ / m
50 - 99 m
-15%
38.18 $ / m
100 and more
-20%
35.93 $ / m

in stock 84.2 m

44.92 $/m

44.92 $/m without VAT

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Product description

Product description

Pattern

This lavishly ornamented, historical pattern includes fine, floral motifs—leaves and blossoms—around medallions containing an exquisitely detailed pair of lions rampant with their long tongues out. Between them is a stylized tree of life. The whole motif comes together to symbolize strength and power. A surviving fragment of fabric with this pattern bears the name of Sultan Kay Qubad I. The textile draws upon pre-Islamic and Islamic iconography typical for Central Asia, but details of the weave indicate that it was produced in Anatolia.

The original fragment is at the Musée des Tissus in Lyon

Fabric

This historical brocade reproduction is a Jacquard weave with a pure silk warp and a weft of rayon and lurex. Premium material makes this brocade very sturdy, yet soft, gentle to the touch, and breathable.

Application

Reproductions of period brocades such as this are perfect for sewing historical costumes and also bring something special to modern interiors or contemporary fashions.

We recommend lining this brocade with a natural material such as silk or fine linen.

Care

We recommend dry cleaning this fabric at a reliable dry cleaner. Iron on the back side on a synthetic setting.

FAQ

Do your historical reproductions ever repeat?

Rarely! We produce reproductions of historical fabrics as limited editions. We want to guarantee a certain authenticity to all owners of historical costumes and decorations. We recommend that you buy these fabrics while they are in stock, as this is the only way to secure them for your project aside from custom ordering.

What is a limited edition?

Limited editions are fabrics of exceptional quality or patterns that have been designed and produced exclusively under the Sartor brand. As a rule, they do not repeat and are therefore only available while supplies last. Don't miss your chance to own a true original.

What is the smallest amount of fabric I can order?

The minimum fabric order is a length of 20 cm.

Are your historical reproductions suitable for modern use?

Of course! Historical patterns are characterized by high-quality aesthetic workmanship with an emphasis on elegance and harmony, which make them timeless works of art. They are suitable for modern interiors, where they bring an element of originality (try a picture, a pillow). In fashion, they excel in simple, even minimalist, garments, handbags and other accessories.

Do you ship abroad?

Yes. We ship worldwide. The price of shipping is automatically calculated at checkout before payment after you select the country of delivery and the preferred carrier. If you do not find your country in the dropdown list, please contact us. You will find a rough overview of shipping costs in our shipping and payment terms.

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