Married Woman's Headcovering

This type of covering was worn only by a married woman.

Artist/maker unknown, Pakistani

Geography:
Made in Thar Parkar, Eastern Sind, Pakistan, Asia

Date:
Early 20th century

Medium:
Cotton plain weave with silk embroidery in chain stitch; mirror work

Dimensions:
7 feet 1/2 inches × 59 inches (214.6 × 149.9 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1991-166-1

Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W. Dougherty in memory of Elizabeth Sutro Bendiner, 1991

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