Ceremonial fan from the Swat Valley

Ceremonial fan from the Swat Valley

SKU: T070
$180.00Price

 

Origin: Pakistan, Swat Valley

 

Materials and techniques: Silk embroidery over a fabric and woven cane base with some patchwork designs, lacquered handle with pewter ornaments. Beaded decoration on edges.

 

Dimensions: handle: 46 cm; fan 23 cm wide and 42 cm long.

 

Age: Probably first half of the 20th century.

 

Condition: Good but the beaded decoration on the edges is mostly gone.

 

Stock no: T070

 

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