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MATERIALS: Cotton & metallic threads, cotton cloth, beads, sequins,tassels. CONSTRUCTION: Crochet, hand st. MOTIFS: Circle, kungari. STYLE REMARKS: Crochet-used for edging odhanis. Also for bukanis, bags. CULTURAL SIGNIFICANCE: Bride makes for future groom, sent between engagement & wedding, in exchange for ornaments, filled with supari etc., in wedding groom wears it with a small dagger. CULTURAL REMARKS: Elaborate tassels particular to this community, concept of batuvo prevalent in many communities of this region, shape varies. Purse.
Batuvo -Other Embroideries -Copyright Statement

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Last modified on: February 22, 2013