Lotus and Papyrus tie

    SKU: cmcn425170

    £55.00 Members' price *


    This brightly-coloured silk tie features a traditional ancient Egyptian pattern of lotus flowers and is printed by the French company, Brochier Soieries, a textile manufacturer established in Lyon in 1890.

    The blue lotus flower became a symbol of the sun and the resurgance of life, the plant was also used for medicinal purposes creating a feeling of well-being, euphoria and ecstasy. Blue lotus motifs occur abundantly on wall-paintings and they are frequent motifs on jewellery, glazed bowls and domestic objects.


    Product code: cmcn425170
    Exhibition: Ancient lives
    Material: 100% Silk.
    Weight: 0.084kg
    Standard UK delivery: 5 working days. Overseas times may vary

    This price is inclusive of VAT

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    Rest of the world: 10 to 28 working days.

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