Gujarati Embroidered Panel
Kutch, Gujarat. Half headcover panel (odhni) made from a piece of yellow silk embroidered with silk, small cross designs made from eye stitch (algerian eye stitch) across the whole in red, black, white and brown. Wider red band hem tape sewn onto three sides.
Circa: Early 20th Century
Origin: India, Kutch, Gujarat
Material: Silk ground with embroidered silk thread
Condition: Three patches, minor staining, fair
Dimensions: 85" x 33"
Inventory number: TX4409