From: India | Gujarat | Kutch | Banni Region

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Native Name Ezar
Object Number A616
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Kutch | Indian | Islamic
Provenience India | Gujarat | Kutch | Banni Region
Period 19th Century
Date Made Late 19th Century
Section Asian
Materials Silk | Satin | Mirrors
Technique Embroidered | Dyed | Woven | Sewn

Women's trousers (ezar, izar, ijar, salwar, shalwar, salvar). Gold colored satin with embroidered dots in red and white. Embroidered cuffs with geometrics in orange, blue, white, red and green with small mirrors (abhla or shisha) attached. The opening of the cuff has a stiff blue border made with metallic thread (badla).

Length 92 cm
Width 42 cm
Credit Line Purchased from F. P. Bhumgara & Company, 1904

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