Seller: ethnicasia (426) 100%, Location: Berlin, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 333351129067 Coverlet, chamba rumal, silk embroidery, India, Chamba, ca. 1980 Silk embroidery on handwoven silk material, double darning stitch, with embroidered signature. Layout typical of the famous chamba rumals made by a embroiderer from the Chamba School of Embroidery where an effort was made at the time to preserve the tradition of embroidery in that area. Motif: Krishna lila (Krishna dancing with gopis) framed by flowers and flower bouquets Condition: very good, some traces of dust around the white border Measurement: 88 x 88 cm While living in India and SE-Asia for 20 years we have been collecting ritual statues and objects, ethnographic items and accessories, ethnic jewellery and a fine selection of textiles in various tribal and village communities and in local markets. We have always made it a point to get detailed and accurate descriptions of all items acquired and will be glad to pass on this knowledge along with these unique items.