Explore the CollectionPouch

Measurements
31cm x 27cm
Place of Origin
India
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1970-1999 Late)
Registration Number
2008-024
Techniques
Chain Stitch,Interlacing,Needleweaving,Shisha Work,
Objects
Costume Accessories - Men,Pouches,

Physical Description

Rabari pouch. The design of embroidery follows the unusual, traditional shape of the bag itself. Shisha work in elaborate design using round, diamond and tear-drop shapes. Stitches are the traditional ones, used in shisha, double chain, needleweaving and interlacing stitch in multicolours. There are beaded pompons outling the shape and a drawstring top.

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