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COSTUMES
India: Gujarat, Kutch (Kachchh)
Shawl (chador -- (woman's)
1865 - 1899
Plain weave; Embroidered
Cotton; Silk; Mirror embroidery; Vegetable dyes
96 x 48 in. (243.8 x 121.9 cm) overall
Gift of James D. and Stephanie Burns
TC 2015.3-3
Keywords: Stripes; Bands; Floral motifs; Plant motifs; Bordered square; Hand spun; Decorative seaming; Stitches: outline, closed square chain, Maltese cross, plaited Cretan join [?], Cretan and chain

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