9 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,500
A FINE COTTON ROBE
BALUCHISTAN, 19TH CENTURY
the ivory ground finely embroidered with magenta and black silk geometric patterns, with characteristic triangular pocket
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The embroidery on this robe is particularly fine and the colour scheme is unusual in being predominantly red. This is more reminiscent of Palestinian embroidery than Baluchi.
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