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Desi wool shawl from Kachchh-natural brown and white

£105.00

This shawl has been made by artisans in Kutch, Gujarat, India. This region of India has a wealth of traditional, textile methods and different communities who settled here generations ago.
The Rabari communities are shepherds and traditionally they provided wool for the Vankar (weavers) community. This cloth was used for turbans, shawls and blankets. The local wool is called Desi and is slightly course,but will soften with time.The hand finished tassles compliment the shawl which is a wonderful example of traditional weaving from Kutch.
The shawl can be worn or used as a throw at home.

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Description

Product code VVVSH0019
Hand woven pure Desi wool
Approximate size 100cm x 230 cm (40 inches x 92 inches)
Approximate weight 700g
Care instructions-Hand wash or dry clean
This is a handmade shawl and slight variations in the appearance only add to the characteristic beauty of the cloth.
Ethically made in India.

Additional information

Dimensions 230 × 100 cm