Panel of embroidery
Object Place: Kutch, India
38 x 140 cm (14 15/16 x 55 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Probably made from hem of skirt. Design of narrow bands of repeating circles, zig-zags and floral motifs below wide band of flowers alternating with mirabs. Polychrome cotton and silk yarns and circles of glass embroidered on orange cotton ground. Condition: some fading and deterioration; many glass circles missing.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Bequest of Theresa Ann Eliot