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Superbly embroidered Bagh Phulkari with the Lehariya or 'wave' pattern all over.


Rendered in superfine stitches laid out as concentric diamonds - that are a characteristic of Vari da Baghs gifted to brides.


PATTERN / MOTIF: Lehar or Waves


BASE CLOTH MATERIAL: Handwoven Cotton


BASE CLOTH COLOR: Brown (plus a small patch of maroon)


NUMBER OF PANELS IN BASE CLOTH: 5 patches of cloth


STITCH LAYOUT TYPE: Superfine small stitches


SIZE: 131cm x 264cm


AGE: Age unknown but estimated to be 50-60 years old


REGION: Punjab Punjab, Undivided India


COMMUNITY: Hindu or Sikh


NOTES: 1) Fine Embroidery small stitches
2) Border has purple & pink
3) Two shades of golden yellow used.


This item has lived a hearty life being used within the cultural context of the creators. Signs of this life are present in the form of stains, thread loss & other imperfections.



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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.


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Condition
This item has lived a hearty life being used within the cultural context of the creators. 'Condition must be assumed to be NOT PERFECT' Signs of this life expected to be present in the form of stains ,losses, tears, holes, dents & other imperfections. Please ask for detailed condition report.
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Antique Bagh Phulkari Wedding Shawl Textile Heirloom

Estimate $1,200 - $2,000
26d
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40m
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