Nakshe. Woman's trouser leg
53 x 51 cm (20 7/8 x 20 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton with silk embroidery
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Ground: cream-white cotton. Design: diagonal wide and narrow stripes worked solidly with conventionalized flowers in Persian tent stitch (see L. F. Pesel, Stitches from Eastern Embroideries, plate 62) with neutral blues greens, and pinkish orange silk, and a little black silk. Faded and worn.
Gift of Mrs. William Fisher Wharton