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Five Multicolored Indian Silk Wraps

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
561
Sold for:
$375$375

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Five Multicolored Indian Silk Wraps, probably Bandhani work, Gujarat, India, 20th century, various shaped panels of lightweight sheer hand-dyed fabric, most produced using tying and dying methods, all with patterns made up of small dots, one with additional ribbon trim, sizes vary.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

India, Gujarat, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Bandhani

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