Embroidery sample for a man’s suit This artwork is part of Elaborate Embroidery: Fabrics for Menswear before 1815 http://www.metmuseum.org

Embroidery sample for a man’s suit-Date: Culture: French Medium: Silk and metal thread on silk Dimensions: L. 11 inches x cm) Classification: Textiles-Embroidered Credit Line: Gift of The United Piece Dye Works, 1936

Bride in dark blue saree and mango mala and varalamala

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