Notes on Culture & Antique Art, Ethnic Decor & Vintage Fashion | Wovensouls Art Gallery
Lovely all-gold Vari da bagh phulkari embroidery
The impact of the all golden glossy silk floss is unparalleled!!
A favorite category of wedding phulkaris, these are now harder to find than others.
The stunning gold has a pachranga or 5-colored border as well.
Superfine dense stitches laid out in concentric diamonds.
Age unknown but estimated to be 50-60 years old
Punjab, Undivided India
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.