Silk embellished with mirror work and embroidered with silk in open-chain, stem, basket, and running stitch
Overall: 129 x 103 cm (50 13/16 x 40 9/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade 1916.1467
Pieces of mirror, called abhla in Hindi or shisha in Persian, were favorite embellishments to embroideries and accessories in western India and Afghanistan.
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