Brocade Woman’s Veil (Rumal)
Burgundy silk weave with discontinuous supplementary weft of silver and gold thread. A field of small flowers framed by a border of diagonal stripes with four large botehs in the corners.
Circa: late 19th c.
Origin: Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Material: silver and gold thread brocading (Zari) on silk grounds
Condition: three small dark stains, good
Dimensions: 47" x 49"
Inventory number: TX2726