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Brown Embroidered Ralli

Brown Embroidered Ralli
Maker unknown
Lower Sindh, Pakistan
1990
56 1/2" x 81 1/2"
Cotton
MSU Museum Accession 2008:121.14
Photo by Pearl Yee Wong, all rights reserved by MSU Museum

Very fine stitching and harmonious colors are evident on this ralli. The embroidery stitching goes through all the layers of fabric and are also the quilting stitches. The back is off white. (This quilt could be either Saami or Jogi, probably Jogi as brown is one of their preferred colors.)




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