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Hand woven jacquard silk and wool shawl #113

by Indian Artisan

$115.00 / On Sale

This shawl is hand woven using antique patterns in a complicated three thread jacquard technique with silk and wool threads. It features a deep border pattern on the ends and sides with a plain field in the middle. The jacquard technique allows the shawl to be reversible. We have a small selection of colours to choose from. This one features 2 black silk with black wool threads, creating a lustrous textured black.

We bought these shawls directly from the weaver, Neeruddin in Varanasi, India, who, with his sons, carries on the ancient art of Benarsi weaving. We pay a fair wage for these shawls.

Measuring 111 x 202cm, it is large enough to envelope the body, fling over the shoulder or drape over the couch.

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10% OF THE SALE PRICE OF THIS ITEM GOES TO SOMEONE IN NEED.