A beautiful 20th century Banarsi silk brocade wedding shawl measuring 225 x 160 cm. It is a very fine piece, the condition with a few stains as can be seen in the picture. A very rare piece, one of the finest examples of Banara embroidery.
A Banarasi fabric is a fabric from Varanasi, a city also called Benares or Banaras.
The fabric is among the finest fabrics in India and is known for gold and silver brocade or zari, fine silk and opulent embroidery.
The fabrics are made of finely woven silk and are decorated with intricate designs.
Object Name: Banarasi Silk Scarf
Local name: chador
Place Made: Asia: South Asia, India, Banaras
Period: mid 20th century
Dimensions: L 225cm x W 160cm
Materials: 100% silk
Condition: with stains as can be seen in the pictures.
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