19th-century Sindh Embroidery

19th-century Sindh Embroidery
Offered by: Legge Carpets Ltd
Dealer reference: 5400

Description

This silk embroidery was made in Sindh in the late 19th century.
The embroidery is worked in three panels in the classic Sindhi colours of a pink red, with the dye derived from cochineal, and green silk on a cotton ground.
The textile has been conserved and mounted on a stretcher. It is very slightly stained but otherwise in good condition.

Height: 135.00cm (53.15 inches)
Width: 205.00cm (80.71 inches)

Date

Circa 1890

Price

£1,500.00

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