Woman's sari ensemble

Indian (Parsi)
early 21st century
Designed by Perveez Aggarwal (Indian)


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 120.7 x 487.7 cm (47 1/2 x 192 in.) Height x width (choli): 12 x 20 in. (30.5 x 50.8 cm)

Accession Number

2008.724.1-3

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave embroidered with silk and plastic stones

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Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk chiffon hand embroidered sari with bright blue vines, leaves and flowers with plastic spangles forming blue blossoms. Borders are more densely embroidered with small black sequins surrounding blossoms and a row of blue dots along outside edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mona Kumar