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Turkoman Frontal Plate

Turkoman Frontal Plate Turkoman silver and cornelian frontal plate which forms part of bridal jewellery, 36 cm by 17 cm.

Tuareg Rings

Tuareg Rings Tuareg silver and cornelian rings.

Tuareg Silver Bracelets

Tuareg Silver Bracelets Tuareg Silver Bracelets.

Tuareg Silver Ear Ornaments

Tuareg Silver Ear Ornaments Tuareg, Berber nomadic pastoralist people, Sahara.

Pichhvai – Mochi Work Embroidery

Pichhvai – Mochi Work Embroidery Mochi work embroidered Pichhvai from Gujarat, 19th Cent, 228 cm by 188 cm.

Herb Picker 17th Cent Indian Kalamkari

Herb Picker 17th Cent Indian Kalamkari A unique kalamkari hanging for a temple dating from the 17th Cent. Nayaka court culture, 100 cm by 153 cm. This piece was on display at Victoria & Albert Museum from 2004 to 2010.   Illustrated in John Guy’s Book on Indian Temple Sculpture, V & A publication, 2007. He also presented a paper on this textile titled, Courtly and Divine Love; Passion and Bhakti in Nayaka Kalamkari for The Metropolitan Museum Of Art in NY.

Simhasan Mochi Work Embroidery

Simhasan Mochi Work Embroidery Simhasan in fine mochi work, Gujarat, 19th Cent, 168 cm by 130 cm.

Pichhvai Govardhanadhari

Pichhvai Govardhanadhari Srinathji lifting Mount Govardhana,  four arms show the connection of Krishna with Vishnu, 19th Cent, 160 cm by 104 cm.  Krishna is sheltering the villagers and livestock of Vraj from a storm induced by the god Indra.  Indra is also shown kneeling in front of Krishna. 

Pichhvai Small

Pichhvai Small Pichhvai, dates from 19th Cent, Small size, 54 cm by 37 cm.

Pichhvai Gopi’s looking for krishna

Pichhvai Gopi’s looking for krishna Pichhvai depicting a dense forest scene, gopi’s looking for Krishna, 305 cm by 206 cm.
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