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Phulkari

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Artist Unknown (Dhebakia Rhabri)

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c. 1925-1950

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Phulkari, Artist Unknown (Dhebakia Rhabri)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton, silk; embroidery
Size: 95 3/4 x 54 in. (243.21 x 137.16 cm)
Creation Place: India, East Punjab
Culture: Dhebakia Rhabri, India, East Punjab
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: solid 1 3/4" squares with silk leaf embroidery on rust wool (?) woven cloth; vertical sides have borders with leaves and flowers; embroidery is satin stitch in gold, yellow, with random purple, cerise and olive green; three panels hand stitched together
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2005.136.132
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009