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108-022 Jain Book cover

108-022 Jain Book cover
108-022 Jain Book cover

The Jains in Indian Gujarat used to protect their sacred texts with satin or velvet covers that were generally embroidered with metal and silk threads or painted on cardboard

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Irwin/Hall: Indian Embroidery

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a. Origin Guajarat, India
b. Estimated Age 19th century
c. Craft (Embroidery etc) Embroidery silk on silk, glued on cardboard
d. Size (mention cm/inches) 16 x 30 cm
e. Condition Report Good
f. Damage & Shortcomings Embroidery a little bit worn off on some places
g. Item Location (Country) Greece
Seller Name Michael
Seller's Email ID mailto:michaelbeste05@gmail.com
108-022 Jain Book cover
108-022 Jain Book cover