Vintage Ganesh Wall Hanging with Woven Trellis Stitching on Bright Blue
This piece would look beautiful as a wall hanging in any setting but could also add a dash of colour to an alcove, bookcase, window or doorway. It would also make a vibrant addition to a child’s bedroom.A traditional vintage Ganesh door hanging, providing an auspicious welcome and the blessings of Ganesh, the elephant-headed God of good fortune and happiness. At his feet sits Krauncha, his mouse, and on either side he is flanked by Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth seated on a lotus blossom. It is decorated with dancers, peacocks and parrots . This piece is very unusal as the intricate stitching is woven in a trellis needlepoint stitch. I(t has a pale pink frill. It has 3 cotton hanging loops. Made by the farming (Kanbi) communities of Saurashtra. Excellent condition. Circa 1960.
102 cm x 88 cm (40 inches x 35 inches)
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