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Woman's sari ensemble

Indian (Parsi)
early 21st century

Object Place: India


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


Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave embroidered with silk and plastic stones

Not On View


Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts



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