Banjara vintage textile

Banjara vintage textile

$275.01

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An antique and very rare old karnataka Lambani Banjara patch . This piece would ideally be framed and put on a wall. cotton embroidery on cotton on quilted cotton field .Saturated natural dyes. Hand embroidered crewel work done by Karnataka's Lamani Banjaras decorated by cowry shell on 3 sides and vertically floral design in the middle of the patch The shells are darkened with age . This is a very old example of this beautiful craft, a very special piece - these patches are very rare to find.
Measures 31 cm x 35 cm (12 inch x 14 inch)
Sent tracked and signed for and fully insured