Silk & Cotton Embroidered Dhaniyo Wall Hanging panel
Superbly executed embroidery
Such work is no longer made.
Artworks of this quality were usually given as dowry.
Estimated to be from the 1970s
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40 inches x 36 inches approximately
Traditionally used as wall hangings or hanging over loose piles of household effects of nomadic households to make the space look less cluttered and beautiful.
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.