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Groom's Wedding Sash


Artist Unknown (Sodha Rajput)


c. 1925-1950

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Groom's Wedding Sash, Artist Unknown (Sodha Rajput)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton, silk, mirrors; embroidery
Size: 6 3/4 x 53 in. (17.15 x 134.62 cm)1/2 in. (1.27 cm) (object part, length, tassels)
Creation Place: Pakistan, Sind, Sodha Raspot community
Culture: Sodha Rajput, Pakistan
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: cotton ground in red is heavily embroidered in silk in green, purple, natural, navy, yellow, yellow/gold; mirrors (mica) are in several sizes; two rectangles needle stitched together; edges have silk tassels; back with natural colored cotton
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2004.169.77
Added to Site: March 1, 2009