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Accession# MM-057
Artist Raniben Ratilal Rathod
Culture Maru Meghval
Description Laher (waves) or Mod (groom's headress) pattern. Hand patched and quilted. Pattern of squares called "takriali" and triangles of different fabrics. Triangles are called "karaki;'' these direct the pattern. The square of 4 triangles is called "gul" or flower. Circles in borders. edging is triangles called "kungari."
backing is odhani
Category Item used in home
Object Name Ralli
Sub-category Quilt
Provenance Sumrasar Sheikh, ta. Bhuj, Kutch
Search Terms Maru Meghval
Technique patchwork, quilting
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