616 SOLD Old Shekhawati Bishnoi Wedding Odhana Shawl
Sold to a discerning Antique Art-Lover
Stunning Bishnoi Odhana from Rajasthan.
This superb geometric design is very rare.
Hand spun wool, hand woven and hand embroidered.
Most probably all natural dyes.
Dense arrangement of embroidery motifs.
A few mirrors.
The dark blue panels along the edges have been stitched on.
Rare Textile with a very rare design from the Bishnoi community in the Shekhawat region.
Age unknown but estimated to be 50-60 years old
Has lived a full life with the original owners and signs of that hearty life are present in the shawl as condition issues. Has holes, frayed edges, thread loss, some fading and repairs.
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.