Spectacular, brilliant Vintage Antique Tribal Masterpiece Indian Tapestry Wall Hanging Throw in every conceivable color bound together with deep Maroon and exquisite intricate heavy "Banjara" Hand Embroidery in silk threads along with Mirror work from the state of Rajasthan, Size: 60" X 40"
A Mystical Tapestry made of vintage Banjara quilt patchwork in vibrant colors of rural India! The Banjara quilt style is very specific to western Rajasthan and parts of Sindh in Pakistan.You are looking at a very vibrant & stunning work of folk craftsmanship, one of the most Ethnic pieces you've probably ever seen. The "Banjara" style is one of the most prized styles of hand embroidery, never seen in any departmental store in the U.S and limited to collector's sites. What distinguishes this memorable style of embroidery is the fact that it covers every inch of fabric with exuberant colors of rural western India.
This gorgeous & exquisite Tapestry has intricate & heavy "Banjara" hand embroidery embellished with tons of glittering small mirrors. So extensive & intricate is the work that the package weight of this tapestry is 4.0 lbs!Antique patches from Banjara textiles, wedding saris & dresses from western India have been put together at random to create this masterpiece which will glitter & illuminate any wall, table or chest.
This spectacular piece of workmanship & skill is an amazing collage of hundreds of intricate antique mirrors, intricate thread work, beads & what not.The sparkling embellishments will lend a spectacularly ethnic look and add style to your room. Transform your wall with the royal grandeur of Indian culture. This unique elegance will add character and transform your table too if you choose to use this as a runner / table cover.
Go for a dramatic makeover of your couch and this throw in your living room would become a conversational piece of art. You'll have to just stare at this dramatic piece for hours to believe the unbelievable! A 1" trim adds accent & a very strong character to the Tapestry. The back is lined with similar linen or satin.
A must have in any season for all ethnic savvy ones. This is a rare beauty not to be missed, a genuine collector's item & the result of days of workmanship of this community of absolutely exquisite artisans from the Western part of India. Don't miss this great deal. Guaranteed you'll love it or your money back!
Additional Product Information
Dimensions: 60" X 40"
Package Weight: 4.0 lbs
NovaHaat Green Program compliant
Care: Dry Clean ONLY. Avoid brushing
Note: Beads or mirrors may be cracked or missing - this is NOT an imperfection. Patches from vintage textiles and dresses from the states of Rajasthan & Gujarat in India have been used to create the collage. Some antique mirrors may be cracked or broken
Hanging a Tapestry
- In general, tapestries look best when hung 4"-6" away from the wall.- Best when matching hanging rod, finials & drapery rings with clips are used.- Ideal viewing distance is 8'-12'. This allows best appreciation of the color, mirror work, bead work & embroidered patterns.- Any creases in the tapestry can be removed by careful pressing in non-steam mode on the reverse side.
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