Notes on Culture & Antique Art, Ethnic Decor & Vintage Fashion | Wovensouls Art Gallery
Old embroidery on this dowry textile-artwork from Swat Valley.
Fine Silk Floss embroidery on handwoven cotton.
Beautiful Traditional motifs – extremely well executed drawing.
Superb embroidery at the back as well. Has color run that is noticeable on the back.
Estimated to be from the mid 1900s
May be framed and used as wall art.
Back may have minor stains and other signs of a life lived heartily.
70 x 34cm
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.