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Accession# R-140
Culture Dhebaria Rabari
Description MATERIALS: Cotton and mashru cloth, cotton thread.
CONSTRUCTION: Hand stitched, embroidered, applique, back, running and interlaced stitches.
MOTIFS: Kungri, makodiyun, vel and bawaliyun.
COLOURS : Multicoloured on natural.
STYLE REMARKS: Dhebharia applique is noteworthy for its fine quality and combination of embroidery.
CULTURAL SIGNIFICANCE: Probably tp be used as small dowry sack.
CULTURAL REMARKS: Piece is not finished.
Category Bags
Object Name Kothali
Other Name Dowry Bag
Sub-category Bags, Dowry
Provenance Nakhatrana, kutch, Gujarat, India.
Search Terms Dhebharia Rabari
Technique Embroidery:Rabari
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Last modified on: February 22, 2013