958 Amazing Antique Gujarat Ceremonial Animal Cover with Embroidery - Gujarat

Antique Ceremonial Animal Cover

The closeups reveal extremely hand embroidery executed with an extraordinary level of precision and neatness. The even tension across the thread in every motif is  impressive.

Motifs of animals, birds and flowers rendered partly in cotton thread and partly in silk floss.

Embellished with glitter 'tiklis' in accordance with the aesthetic preference of the time.

Extra large - 63 X 60 inches

Frills added later along with loops for hanging up on the wall

Estimated to be from the 1920s - 1930s


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