Penny Worrall

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Framed large Banjara rumal

£550.00 Approx $756.53, €644.03, £550
(1 in stock)

Code: BANJ92


W: 32" (81.3 cm)H: 32" (81.3 cm)D: 2" (5.1 cm)

This large vintage Banjara rumal is so perfect I had to frame it to preserve it's beauty. Pieces like this are so rare now in this sort of condition and  I was lucky enough to find a couple. The quilting stitching is tiny and immaculate with wonderful couched pattern in the borders. The colours are natural dyes and the cotton ground textile is a lovely old madder red - brown. There are some original cowries for added decoration. This is a preserved piece of social history as well as a decorative textile used as wall art.