5210 Hand woven Cotton Odisha Shawl Textile - SOLD
Sold to a discerning Antique Art-Lover
About 10-15 years old
Can be worn as a stole / scarf / shawl or used as a home decor accent
Gorgeous handwoven textile - unused - new without tags.
All natural dyes and natural coarse cotton.Handwoven.
As the dyeing is done by hand, there is a difference of concentrations of dye that reaches different segment so the cloth. So there are bands of different browns that are seen in this shawl. This is normal and NOT a defect for this group of textiles that are created in a remote village in Orissa. The unevenness adds to the beauty of the textile.
From one of the best weaving tribes of India based in the Eastern state of Orissa.
Stole -sized textile in a rich brown combined with off-white borders. The combination results in a smart contemporary accessory in spite of being an earthy tribal textile.
The simplicity is elegant and many prominent politicos from India patronise this weaving group.
234cm x 61cm
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.