Antique Thar Desert Gypsies' Tapestry

Antique Thar Desert Gypsies' Tapestry

€68.00Price

This antique is a vintage original hand crafted item, recycling pieces of colourful embroidered fabrics, by the women of nomad gypsy tribes of Rajasthan and Gujarat, in India, usually and originally coming from Pakistan centuries ago.

This unique wall tapestry can also be used as table runner, rug, etc, bringing the colours of the Thar Desert into your home.

 

Ethnic styles express lifestyle. They are practiced by individuals whose heritage is rooted in community rather than land, and considered cultural property.

  • CRAFT TECHNIQUE: Embroidery / Patchwork & Appliqué

     

    BELLISSIMA is an experience of compassion, love & social acceptance. They do amazing selfless work in helping widows, underprivileged and tribal women in remote villages of the Thar Desert in Rajasthan, India.

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