Hand Embroidered Wall Hanging, Chakla, Gujarat. Kathi Rajput-2161
Hand Embroidered Wall Hanging, Chakla, Gujarat.
Dimensions – 53 X 51 CM
Square wall hangings hand made in Kathi Rajput style which is also used as table cloths or ceremonial cloths is locally known as ‘Chakla’. ‘Chakla’ means a piece or item that has four angles.
Kathi Bharat did by Kathis, Mahajans and Bania considered as one of the oldest forms of embellishment. The mirror work is used in great numbers along with geometric patterns engulfed between borders constructing checked forms, illustrated by linear long stitches and contrasting colors define the design vocabulary of Kathi Bharat.