Magnificent hand-loomed Silk Saree in bold shades of fuchsia with flower and peacock motifs. The edge of the fabric has 2 identical patterns with alternating red and green peacocks. It also features minimalist green peacocks and flower patterns separated by 3 yellow lines with green squares. The largest pattern has a beautiful plum background, zig-zag borders and symmetrical fuchsia flowers with diamond-shaped heads.
A sari, saree, or shari is a female garment from the Indian subcontinent that consists of a drape that is typically wrapped around the waist, with one end draped over the shoulder, baring the midriff.
Ca. 19th Century
Measurements: 16′ x 3.77′