Seven Double Ended Shawls, Gujarat, India Ave length 294 x 110
Lot 4
Seven double-ended Vaghadia Rabari shawls Gujarat, India average length 294cm x 110cm 7
Sold for £600 (US$ 1,008) inc. premium
Lot Details
Seven double-ended Vaghadia Rabari shawls
Gujarat, India
Each decorated overall with tie-dye dotted lattice designs on a black or maroon ground with densely embroidered and mirrored, end borders, wool, cotton embroidery and mirror-work, average length 294cm x 110cm (7)

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Cf. N. Fisher, Mud, Mirror and Thread, (Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1993), p.91, see p.92 for a woman wearing a similar shawl
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