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Sindh embroidery

ref: 6582)

Pakistan, ca. 1900. This Abochhini (wedding shawl) is embroidered in red and green silk on cotton, employing a variety of stitches including 'Sindhi stitch', and embellished with mirror work around the pompom in the centre. Worked in two pieces. Very minor damage, overall excellent condition

Dimensions

235 x 132 cm