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women's tunic (aba)
  • India
  • women's tunic (aba), 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Banni District, Kutch, Gujarat, India
  • silk, mirror glass, embroidering
  • Paper Type: chain
  • Object Length/Width: 103 x 103 cm
    Object Length/Width: 40 1/2 x 40 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0872
Description
Literature

Woman's tunic which is decorated with embroidery and mirrorwork on a mustard yellow satin ground. The embroidery has a lattice pattern with flower medallions. The embroidery is green, red, white, and black.