Kohistani Shawl

Woman’s head covering of heavy black cotton, embroidered in silk with geometrical and floral motifs and further embelished with glass beads and zipper parts.Usually a part of an ensemble that includes likewise pants and dress, it all adds up to quite a burdon to carry.

Circa: 20th c.

Origin: Kohistan, Northern Pakistan

Material: cotton, silk embroidery, glass beads, metal zipper

Condition: very good

Dimensions: 54" x 73"

Inventory number: WR1556



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