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Nice Old Indian Kutch or Sind Wedding Choli

This is a very nice old embroidered dress or choli from Kutch India, Barmer, Rajasthan, or
possibly the Sind region, probably made and used by a bride in her wedding. The choli is 41
inches across from sleeve tip to sleeve tip, 38 inches from top to botton, and 18 inches
across in the center of the choli. Beautiful fine embroidery work, in a variety of stitches
excellently rendered, and mirror work throughout the front of the choli on a dark maroon
satiny silk background cloth.The bottom, sleeves and back are made of a heavy satiny silk
material. The choli is in excellent condition. The embroidery is all excellent, embroidered
throughout the front of the choli. The back is a simple printed cotton fabric. This is a very
attractive piece of old kutchi threadwork that will please the new owner to display or wear.
SOLD