Wedding Shawl, Abochani
Sindh region of India, Pakistan border
Late 19th century
Floss silk embroidery on Khadi (hand spun, hand woven) cotton
50 in x 83 in :: 127 cm x 211 cm
With distinctive color, technique and design, shawls of this type mark identity of the Dars or Lohana castes (Landowning or Merchant caste).
Inventory # 104491