Banjara Textiles
Antique Kantha
#917

From the West Bengal region of India. This is a lovely Kantha embroidery in great condition. 43x
32 inches. Bengal is known for its fine Kantha work made from cotton cloth that is quilted and
embroidered with cotton thread and running stitch. Embroidery is on a somewhat heavier cotton
cloth. Peacocks butterflies and flowerpots. White thread running quilting stitch throughout. Nice
whimsical folk art to drape across the back of a sofa or spotlight on the wall. Photos were take in
somewhat dappled sunlight.  Has not been washed. $350