606 Amazing Rajasthan Shekhawati Bishnoi Wedding Shawl Indian textiles Embroidery

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Museum Quality Shekhwati Shawl - probably the most interesting ever made

 

Has 6 different saathiyos drawn in a single shawl while most have 6 repetitions of the same pattern.

 

Could the excellent banjara work on borders be suggesting an ethnographic connection or skill-import-vide-marriage or is it just a simple case of one group trying their hand at a stitch usually  used by Banjaras?

 

Amazing piece in very good condition

 


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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.

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