Notes on Culture & Antique Art, Ethnic Decor & Vintage Fashion | Wovensouls Art Gallery
Thirma Bagh Phulkari with small green Khanjar
This Phulkari is rare on two counts – the Khanjar motif and the use of green.
Outstanding color. Outstanding silk floss.
Estimated to be from the late 1800s early 1900s with Sikh influence
White Base & Maroon Silk floss
Age unknown but estimated to be 50-80 years old
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.