This amazing style of embroidery - called khambeera is practiced in the Kutch and is a close relative of the Kantha stitch.
Created on coarse handspun hand woven cotton this panel is worn over the shoulders by the groom as a Bokani or Bukani.
Rare work of art.
This one-of-a-kind piece will probably impossible to find another of!
Estimated to be from the mid 1900s.