#484
Swat Embroidered Textile
This is an excellently rendered child’s yoke from Swat region, executed in very small
cross-stitch embroidery. The front is 10.5 inches wide and 11 inches tall in the front.
Most of the front and the wrap around ties at the bottom are expertly embroidered in
tiny cross-stitches to wonderful effect. The colors include green, yellow, navy, light
blue, yellow, purple, burgundy and orange. See the close-up photos to see the
fineness and colors of the small stitches. There are strips of metallic thread
embroidery work in the center and across the top of the yoke. Beaded collar.
Excellent condition. The back is a simple cotton print. Great designs and execution.
$130