Superb Varida Phulkari Bagh with white and gold silk floss on dark maroon base - a stunning combination!
Lozenges within Lozenges structure of stitches that are seen in the superfine Vari da Baghs
Age unknown but estimated to be 50-60 years old
The base cloth is natural-dyed, hand woven and hand spun cotton
May have minor thread loss / stains
Punjab, Undivided India
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user. Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections. Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.