Pelmet Wall hanging – Embroidered wall hanging with Gods, Flowers and Animals
A beautiful addition for a child’s room or elsewhere in the house or could also be used in a tent or marquee – a colourful exotic decoration for weddings and parties . Intricately embroidered with silk using fine interlaced herringbone stitch. This unusual piece depicts Ganesh the elephant headed god of happiness and good fortune with his mouse Kraunch – either side of Ganesh is Lakshmi the godess of self knowledge on her lotus flower. Elephants, peacocks, flowers, butterflies, horses and Lord Shiva as a baby are also shown. The wheel of life is embroidered near both ends. Large gold disk sequinches. 40 integrated pennants (representing mango leaves for good luck) alternating in different colours between peacocks and wheel of life. 15 cm wide x 14 cm (6 inches x 5.5 inches). 11 hanging loops in blue. Execellent conditon.
570 cm x 30 cm (224.5 inches x 12 inches)