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Zardosi tapestrys are extraordinary one-of-a-kind large tapestries from Rajasthan. This tapestry in browns, golds and silvers was displayed at the Pushkar Fair is an example of this amazing textile art that is truly unique and captivating. The tapestries are made by hand, combining recycled antique and vintage saris with traditional methods of embroidery decorated with pieces of metal, colored discs, gold or silver thread, etc. Truly beautiful and very heavy.
Zardosi Tapestry
Zardosi tapestrys are extraordinary one-of-a-kind large tapestries from Rajasthan. This tapestry in browns, golds and silvers was displayed at the Pushkar Fair is an example of this amazing textile art that is truly unique and captivating. The tapestries are made by hand, combining recycled antique and vintage saris with traditional methods of embroidery decorated with pieces of metal, colored discs, gold or silver thread, etc. Truly beautiful and very heavy.

Filename: Zardosi Tapestry.tif
From gallery: Asia - India
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Date: 3 Nov 2009
Location: Pushkar India
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Restrictions: Recommendation: Print on metallic paper to bring out the essence of the material.
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