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woman's headcloth (odhani)
  • India
  • woman's headcloth (odhani), 1800s
  • Where object was made: Kutch, Gujarat, India
  • silk, mica, embroidering
  • Paper Type: chain stitch
  • Object Length/Width: 170 x 190.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 66 1/2 x 75 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0854
Label Text

Woman's headcloth that is decorated with an elaborate central medallion and regular rows of flowering plants on a blue ground with a red outer border set with mirrors. It is decorated with embroidery on blue satin ground.