This triangular shaped bag also known as khalchi is from central India bhil vanjara gypsy tribe of madhya pradesh. These pieces are for carrying roti(bread)generally. These pieces were never used and were given from mother's to their daughter as dowry at the time of marriages. The piece is made on a cotton base and has natural dyes on them from stones and plants. The pattern of embroidery is chain stitch.
These authentic one-of-a-kind vintage envelope clutch bags come in a variety of styles - made of patchwork antique hand-embroidered banjara textile - some of which are up to sixty years old. Featuring a wide array of ornamental embellishments - intricate hand embroidery work and vibrant colors make these pieces uniquely beautiful! Each item has been handcrafted with love and showcases traditional designs from the Banjara tribe of India. Every single inch of this piece is covered with embroidery. Adding to the charm of the handbag is vibrant colored threads used for creating unique patterns.The inside of the handbag is lined with similar linen to protect embroidery from getting damaged. This handbag can be carried well with any style of dressing traditional or western. This piece is sure to bring. The item "Indian antique ethnic vintage nomadic boho rare kuchi banjara embroidery bag 12" is in sale since Saturday, January 16, 2021.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Indian". The seller is "textileartindia13" and is located in DELHI, DELHI. This item can be shipped worldwide.