Tangkhul Naga Body Wrap
From the Tangkhul, a Southern Naga group living in India and Burma, this piece is usually used as a body wrap by women. Comprised of three panels handsewn together longitudinally, it is bordered on each end by weft-patterned spear-like designs in silk. The field is enlivened by various weft-patterned rectangles in silk.The center panel is quite complex with floating weft patterns in silk. Recently made, condition is excellent.
Size: 56″ x 41″