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Gudo buto

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Accession# MSC-045
Artist Khatri
Culture Khumbar, Oswal, Lohana, Mali
Description MATERIALS: Cotton cloth.
CONSTRUCTION: Hand block printed, resist dyed, chemical dyes.
MOTIFS: Floral butos, clusters of dots and flower and vine borders.
COLOURS : Maroon with white print.
STYLE REMARKS: Borders similar to MSC-21. Even dots and butti bear resemblance to MSC-24. It is a regional similarity.
CULTURAL SIGNIFICANCE: Worn by elders of Khumbhar, Lohana and Oswal communities. Maroon is generally colours of elders.
CULTURAL REMARKS: The main difference between this and MSC-21 is colour. Stitched into a skirt with a waist band rand ather than wrapped.
Gudo buto.
Category Clothing For Women
Object Name Gudo buto
Other Name Fragment of skirt
Sub-category Skirt
Provenance Rapar, Kutch, Gujarat, India.
Search Terms Gudo Buto
Clothing For Women
Fragment Of Skirt
Rapar, Kutch, Gujarat, India.
Technique Hand Block Print
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Last modified on: February 22, 2013