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Woman's sari ensemble
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)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave embroidered with silk and plastic stones
Not On View
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.
Gift of Mona Kumar